Imagine a world

where students everywhere...

  • Apply next generation technologies to address real-world challenges and imagine new solutions

  • Communicate directly with each other and world-renowned experts

  • Share the unique differences of culture, geography, and history

  • Build bridges based on respect, equality, and mutual empowerment

  • Gain insights from traditional knowledge and voices of indigenous cultures

  • Are educated on an equal playing field

  • Are prepared to enter and adapt in an ever-changing highly technical workforce

  • Are highly scientifically literate and have a passion for lifelong learning

"Teach Your Children"

Gift from Graham Nash to OPEN

"We can change the world, rearrange the world... it's dying... to get better."

- lyrics from Chicago by Graham Nash

MISSION

At One Planet Education Network, our mission is to promote scientific literacy along with cross-cultural understanding, and to inspire a passion for lifelong learning. We not only want to prepare the global community of learners for the 21st-century workplace, but also to better prepare them to work together to effectively contend with the major challenges confronting our civilization.

VISION

 

HISTORY

 
MEET THE TEAM

George Newman

President & Founder

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Dr. Shirley Ann Smith

VP Professional Development & Curriculum

Ellen Baldwin

VP Operations

Dr. Wednaud Ronelus

VP Education Research & Development

Graham Nash

Board of Advisors

Heather Cowap

Curriculum and PD Consultant

Bruce Richardson

Board of Advisors

Michael Jensen

Board of Advisors

Jim Gale

Board of Advisors

Dr. James McKnight

Sustainable Agriculture Consultant

Gillian Julius

Soil Regeneration Consultant

Bonventure Masika

Bungoma Kenya OPEN Program Manager

Ashley Ruiz & Owen Kent

"Why Sci?" Co-Host Team Members

Ignacio Rivas-Bixio

Graphic Designer and Music Advisor

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Ernestina Ambiela

Social Media Host 

and Music Advisor

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Syra Mehdi

Neuroscience 

and  Music Advisor

Jamie Thorn

Web Design Consultant

Eric Bidong

CEG - OPEN DRC Manager

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Goanbei Emmanuel Zeyoe

Country Director - Liberia

Elijah Manston & Foday Kamara 

OPEN - Imcon Liberia Support Team

Libby Stankaitis

Graphic Design Consultant

 

PARTNERS

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SUPPORTERS

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Brown University

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