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Global Fluency Training

April 3 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Global Fluency Training provides business professionals and educators with the tools they need to serve an ever-growing multicultural community. Investing in Global Fluency Training is a meaningful professional development opportunity that is crucial to successfully serve increasingly diverse schools and local communities. In today’s global community, it is vital to be able to interact effectively with people from different cultural backgrounds in order to build relationships with students, colleagues, clients, and organizations.

Who Should Attend:

  • Educators with diverse student populations
  • ELL Teachers
  • School Administrators
  • Student support and engagement staff (e.g. school nurses, guidance counselors, athletic coaches)
  • Education Policy Leaders
  • Professionals who interact with individuals and groups of people with very different cultural backgrounds
  • Those who travel to various countries building business relationships
  • Human Resources, Talent Management and Recruiting Professionals

Session Content:

  • Define and understand culture and how it affects student learning
  • Explore the “other” and the value of varied perspectives in your school community
  • Identify the challenges and opportunities of a culturally diverse classroom environment
  • Explore cultural dimensions in selected case study cultures
  • Develop skills to communicate cross-culturally with students and parents
  • Learn how to leverage the global landscape of your classroom and school community

 

 

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Details

Date:
April 3
Time:
8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Venue

Goodwin College
1 Riverside DrRoom 311
East Hartford, CT 06118 United States

Organizer

The World Affairs Council of Connecticut

Details

Date:
April 3
Time:
8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Venue

Goodwin College
1 Riverside DrRoom 311
East Hartford, CT 06118 United States

Organizer

The World Affairs Council of Connecticut