Reimagining the Learning Experience

As our country becomes more diverse, the global economy becomes more interconnected, and our collective challenges become increasingly complex and borderless, it requires a new kind of teaching and learning to prepare the next generation. For 17 years World Savvy has been the leader in global education.

Our Journey

Meet our bold community of experts and advocates

Our Team

World Savvy thrives based on the efforts of our talented staff, who are passionate about education and believe in the critical importance of developing global citizenship, knowledge and skills. Read More

Our Boards

World Savvy is pleased to have support and guidance from this committed group of experts. Their strategic guidance has helped drive our growth. Read More

Our Donors and Partners

A growing community of investors, allies, and partners help to bring our vision of globally-focused education to life. Read More

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World Savvy in the News

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The New York Times

Dana Mortenson, Co-Founder and CEO featured by Tom Friedman in The NYT

This May, Dana was honored to have been a part of this journey, exploring the amazing Willmar, MN alongside Tom Friedman from The New York Times, and proud to be working for more inclusive communities with friends like Hamse Warfa. You can read the full article here!

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Design Challenge at the University of TN, Knoxville Covered by Local News

On April 4th, 100 middle and high school students from Knoxville gathered for a pop up design challenge at the University of Tennessee – Knoxville. The wonderful folks at WVLT came by to cover the event and the students. Watch the coverage and read about what they wrote about the event here!

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PBS NewsHour

World Savvy Co-Founder and CEO Featured on PBS Online Program

Dana Mortenson, CEO of World Savvy, had the privilege of being one of the many influential guests featured on PBS’ online program, “Brief but Spectacular.” Watch Dana give her Brief but Spectacular take on being a savvy global citizen. Watch the segment and read the short article here.

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Attend a World Savvy Event Near You!

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Educator Workshop: Teaching with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

  • January 30, 2020
  • Google Community Space, San Francisco CA
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Educator Workshop: Teaching with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

  • February 4, 2020
  • WeWork, Minneapolis MN
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Coffee & Donuts

  • February 20, 2020
  • World Savvy, Minneapolis MN
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