About Alterra Consulting

Alterra Global Initiatives is a Washington DC-based group of education consultants committed to promoting a nuanced and textured understanding of global trends, events, and perspectives for US students, teachers, and school administrators.  

Professional Development For Educators

During Academic Year 2016-2017, our seven Global Field Experiences represent a broad, far-reaching assessment of the major challenges facing our planet – from human rights to climate change, conflict resolution to technological innovation.

Experiential Learning For Students

We offer four products to stimulate student interest in global trends and perspectives: Online conferences with foreign peers, special campus leadership projects, curriculum-linked global service, and course capstones overseas.