Program Overview

Lake Mills High School is pleased to offer students the opportunity to earn a Wisconsin Global Education Achievement Certificate.  The parameters for the certificate have been developed by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.  The certificate acknowledges students who have demonstrated a strong interest in global issues by successfully completing a global education curriculum and engaging in co-curricular activities and experiences that foster the development of global competencies.

For an overview, watch this short video by the De Forest School District.



PROGRAM OVERVIEW:
(Developed by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction)

Students graduating from high school may be awarded the distinction of Wisconsin Global Scholar if they have completed the following requirements:
  • Four (4) credits in one world language
  • Four (4) credits in courses with global content.  One of those credits may be a year of a second world language.
  • Reflections on eight books (fiction or non-fiction) with global content.  Alternately, up to four reflections may be on art, music or film.
  • Participation in school wide global activities.
  • A minimum of twenty (20) hours of global service learning.
Please see pages for details and tracking forms specific to Lake Mills HIgh School.




GEAC  COORDINATOR:      Ellen Onsrud, French Teacher    920.648.2355 x341    ellen.onsrud@lakemills.k12.wi.us

GEAC TEAM:    Cory Prey, Spanish Teacher        Casey Sisson, Spanish Teacher        Tara Williams, ELL Coordinator