The Global Education portion of Forest Ridge's Women as Global Leaders Program is committed to building tangible, relevant leadership skills in the young women of Forest Ridge. The experiences offered are designed to offer each young woman multiple opportunities to take risks, to engage with curiosity and to learn from cultures outside of her own.
The Peace and Reconciliation program is a year-long program for academic credit designed to address peace building and teach conflict resolution through cultural immersion, dialogue and personal reflection. Curriculum is based in the fields of diversity awareness, arts and social sciences and religious and geopolitical history. The highlight of the Peace and Reconciliation program is a 10-day journey to Israel and the West Bank, culminating in a visit to Masada and the Dead Sea.