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Global Fluency Training for Educators

Oct 9, 2017 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Global Fluency Training for Educators
Cross-Cultural Competence in Educational Settings

Monday, October 9
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
South Fayette High School
3640 Old Oakdale Rd
McDonald, PA 15057

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This specialized training prepares educators to maximize the diversity and global nature of their classrooms. Through a combination of discussion, activities such as role play, and design thinking exercises, educators are encouraged to:

  • Further their understanding of students’ different cultural backgrounds;
  • Communicate more effectively with parents from other countries;
  • Gather practical tools, activities, ideas, and lessons for teaching global skills;
  • Develop skills to leverage diversity in their classrooms and school communities;

Act 48 hours will be available.

$75 individual registration fee. Contact us for group pricing. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, please call us at 412-281-7048.

This training is held in partnership with the Columbus Council on World Affairs. Thank you to South Fayette Township School District for hosting this event.


7:30 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:00 AM Welcome and Overview
8:30 AM Global Fluency Training
The Journey to Cross-Cultural Competency
What is Culture?
Theoretical Framework for Culture
Country/Culture Review
12:30 PM Lunch Roundtable Discussion
1:15 PM Panel Discussion:
Pittsburgh’s International Communities: Bhutanese, Latino, and Muslim Perspectives
2:30 PM Concluding Remarks and Evaluations
2:45 PM Adjournment

Online registration for this event is now closed. Please contact Joe Poskin for more information, at 412.281.7048 or

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