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Trickster Theatre Performance

During the week of April 13-17 I was able to participate in the Trickster Theatre artist-in-residency program at Greystone Centennial Middle School. My home-room class brainstormed issues surrounding Global Citizenship then worked with a talented artist to create and perform a short piece on their chosen topic (in our case, the plight of bee populations around the world). 22 more words

Multiple Approaches To Teaching And Learning

Shifting the dominant culture paradigm in ESL/EAL- Teaching for a diverse, globalized world.

Look at materials designed to teach English as a second/additional language (ESL/EAL) and you’ll probably see a book or audiovisual texts not just about language but also about a host national culture. 712 more words

Global Citizenship

Global Societies

Philosopher, Martha Nussbaum asks, “What makes some societies not only more tolerant of religious and cultural diversity than others, but able to foster respect for difference as a consequence of their understanding of civic freedom?” 195 more words

Society

Global Citizenship

When I hear the words “global citizen,” the first thing that comes to my mind is the preamble to the UN Charter.  Wow, my Model UN nerd is really coming out tonight! 1,339 more words

Cambodia 1/12

This was definitely when the trip started moving a lot faster. We started out the day in three groups that were pre-assigned by Whitney and left (via bus & tuk tuk) to different Caring for Cambodia schools. 512 more words

Cambodian Travel Diaries

Meet Swati Rao on using her voice in changing disability into ability.

What an inspiring young person. Swati wants others to know and see that she and others with special needsare no different from anyone else.

As an official Miss World NZ 2015 finalist, she is taking the opportunity to raise awareness around disability. 43 more words

Communication