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Teaching Skills of Cultural Competency in the World Language Classroom

Skills in cultural competence are in high demand as we all become more interconnected around the globe.  These skills, which are essentially behaviors and attitudes that enable us to work effectively cross-culturally, are a central part of my classroom teaching.  508 more words

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The Art of Rebuilding a City

The community of Christchurch was brought to its knees when the earth convulsed with a 6.4 magnitude earthquake in 2011 eight days after Cupid’s holiday. The city center, with three-quarters of its structures dismantled, was shut down. 415 more words

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Why we MUST Choose!

We who believe in freedom cannot rest. We who believe in freedom cannot rest until it comes…

-Ella’s Song, Composed by Dr. Berniece Johnson Reagan… 673 more words

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The Social Aspects of Traveling - 3 Reasons Why Every American Should Visit Europe at Least Once

In 2015, I went on an epic 2-week, 5 country trip to Europe, stopping in Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam, London, and various parts of Iceland. In fact, I’m still processing this trip, in the sense that I’ve taken in so many different experiences that my brain is still compartmentalizing them and extracting what it is that I have learned from each and every single one. 686 more words

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New chapter: Guangzhou

I have made the step. I’ve moved to Guangzhou. Of course, this is only temporary, but still a big step to the big land of pandas. 459 more words

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