The foundation publishes News & Notes twice yearly for participants of the seminar, interested educators, and financial contributors. Click on the links at right to download PDF versions of the newsletter.


International Education, Principles and Practice, Edited by Mary Hayden and Jeff Thompson, 1998, Chapter 18, "Going, Going, Gone. . .Global," Malcolm McKenzie.

Owned by the Land, Global Education and the Environment, Deerfield Academy Press, 2001, Editors Janet W.B. Rogers and Eric Widmer

The Transcendent Mirror, A Bicentennial Anthology for Deerfield, Edited by Janet W.B. Rogers and Eric Widmer, 1999, "Going Global," Malcolm McKenzie, pp. 124 - 128.


Independent School, "The Reporter": School Leaders Confer on Banks of Limpopo, Fall issue 1997, GC I

Skepsis, "Global Connections 1997," by Peter Pelham, issue 5 November 1997, GC I

Skepsis, "Can Global Connections Make a Difference?," by Peter Pelham, issue 6 November 1998, GC I and GC II

Conference & Common Room, "Going Global: A World of Difference," by Peter Pelham, Vol. 35 No. 3, Autumn 1998, GC I and GC II
NOTE: This article also appeared on the International Education Daily website (David Bucknell) January 29, 2001.

Independent School, "The Reporter": Global Perspectives, Making Global Connections, Spring 1999 issue (NAIS)

International School Leaders' Seminar, the Geelong Grammar School publication, July 1998, GC II

Independent School, "The Reporter": Global Connections: A World of Difference, Deerfield hosts Global Connections Seminar on Environment, Winter issue 2001

Independent Education, "Bridging the Gaps," by Hilary Matthews, Tiger Kloof Educational Institution, South Africa, Fall issue 2000

An Essay, "The Starehe Stretch/Starehe Impressions: Reflections on Global Connections V," by Hilary Matthews, Tiger Kloof Educational Institution, South Africa, July 2001

The Power of Global Connections, by Karen Murton, Principal of Branksome Hall School in Toronto, Ont. Canada, article appears in the School publication The Read, Fall issue 2000

"A Transforming Experience: Pine Point School Education Finds Valuable Global Lesson," By Gloria Russell, The Sun Newspaper, Westerly, Rhode Island.

Garth Grierson, Principal of Maru a Pula, has a commentary write-up on his experience at the fifth Global Connections Seminar held in Nairobi, Kenya, which was published in the MaP newsletter, September, 2001.


Building Internationalism in Independent Schools: How Can We Learn From Each Other?, Workshop, National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), Washington, D.C., March 16, 1996

GOING, GOING, GONE........GLOBAL, presentation by Malcolm McKenzie, Principal, Maru a Pula School, Botswana, at the National Association of Independent Schools conference in Washington, March, 1996

Global Initiatives and Networks, presentation by Peter Pelham at the joint conference of The Washington International School and the International Schools Association, March 14, 1997

Global Connections: The Future is Now, presentation by Malcolm McKenzie and Peter Pelham at the annual conference of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), Baltimore, March 3, 2000

Common Investments in World Learning presented by Peter Pelham, President of The Global Connections Foundation and Terry Guest, Executive Director of Round Square, at the annual conference of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), Boston, Massachusetts, February 28 - March 3, 2001

Global Connections History Log: Outcomes

Global Perspectives and Independent Education

Issues of the News & Notes newsletters (PDF documents)

Volume 1, Issue 1 - February 2002

  • Wuhan China and Leadership Seminar VI
  • Teacher Exchange Registry Announced
  • EE Ford Grant

Volume 2, Issue 1 - September 2002

  • Review of GC VI Seminar
  • Two New Directors Announced o President's Column

Volume 2, Issue 2 - April 2003

  • Fundraising Update
  • Seminar Participants Cross Paths
  • GCVII and the Thematic Wheel

Volume 2, Issue 2 - Fall 2003

  • GCVII Poster Session
  • Why Global Connections?
  • Spotlight on Interchange
  • Vistorship Program Announced

Volume 3, Issue 1 - Spring 2004

  • Visitorship Sets Sail!
  • How Frankston High School Forged a Partnership
  • Trinity / Tiger Kloof Web Site
  • From Maths to Music: Lessons from Africa

Volume 3, Issue 2 - Fall 2004

  • GC Foundation Selects Executive Director
  • GCVIII Review in Pictures
  • Second Visitorship Program Takes Place
  • GC Celebrated in Song

Volume 4, Issue 1 - Spring 2005

  • Reflection of the Executive Director
  • New GC Foundation Board Member
  • GC Seminar IX Agenda
  • Foundation Founder Remembered