WIOC's mission is to share resources, collaboratively support international and global awareness, and inspire critical thinking about the complexities of our world. We provide resources and expertise on world areas to K-12 teachers, postsecondary educators, businesses, the media, and the community at large.
WIOC strives to put The Wisconsin Idea in action. Explore our site to learn how we can work together to enrich classrooms and communities across the State of Wisconsin. Have an idea? Feel inspired? Contact us! Send us an email with questions or suggestions.
World War I and its Legacies: In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I, the Center for European Studies and the Center for Russia, Eastern Europe and Central Asia will be hosting this weeklong teacher workshop for Wisconsin K-12 teachers. The workshop will be held at the Concourse Hotel in Madison, WI from June 16-20, 2014. Registration is now open; visit the workshop webpage for complete details.
International Children's & Young Adult Literature Celebration has been rescheduled and will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 8:30am to 5pm. Visit the webpage or contact Rachel Weiss with questions about this year's event.