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CTL Faculty Development

Use this guide to find evaluation and promotion information, teaching ideas, links to annual conferences, ebooks, podcasts, streaming media, and more. 

Global Education and Study Abroad, STLCC

Each campus has a global education committee.

  • Global Education Committee at Forest Park, chair: Edward Kasule
  • Global Education Committee at Florissant Valley, chair:
  • Global Studies and International Education Committee at Meramec, chair: Shamim Ansari
  • Global Education Committee at Wildwood, chair: Dan Yezbick

Watch for events, especially in November each year during International Education Week (IEW). IEW is an annual nationwide celebration of international education and exchange that takes place during the second week of November. It is an opportunity to “celebrate the benefits of education and exchange worldwide," per the U.S. Department of State (

Associations and Organizations

Intercultural Competence

Intercultural competence is [the ability] “to see relationships between different cultures – both internal and external to a society – and to mediate, that is interpret each in terms of the other, either for themselves or for other people.” It also encompasses the ability to critically or analytically understand that one’s “own and other cultures’” perspective is culturally determined rather than natural. – Byram, M.

Resources for Global Education

Looking for ways to help students appreciate cultural diversity, build awareness about global issues, and develop global competence? Explore these resources for ideas on bringing global dimensions into the classroom.

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000