Become a Global Guide

As an international university student or visiting Fulbright scholar living in the New York City metropolitan area, we welcome you to join us in bringing dynamic intercultural learning experiences to youth in K-12 classrooms and after-school programs.

Apply to be a Global Guide if...

  • You are comfortable speaking English in front of a group.
  • You are energetic and enthusiastic.
  • You are excited about sharing your culture with NYC area students, while also
    enriching your own understanding of American culture and the US education system.
  • You hope to develop your public speaking and presentation skills & connect with young people of all ages through fun, engaging workshops.

Interested in becoming a Global Guide?

Global Classroom is now reviewing Global Guide applications for the 2023-2024 school year. Visit our Global Guide website to learn more and apply today. Selected candidates will be approved on a rolling basis and invited to participate in a Global Guide training.

For more information on becoming a Global Guide, contact our Global Classroom Department.

“It’s an amazing experience for me to go to American middle schools, communicate and share my culture with lovely students. Seeing them engage in my workshop and become more curious and familiar with Chinese culture is the most rewarding moment of this semester.”
International Student from China at New York University