Your Name and Title: Jennifer Beattie-Cramer, Director of Programs
School, Library, or Organization Name: Intercultural Student Experiences
Co-Presenter Name(s): Tanya Gajewski, Director of Education
Country from Which You Will Present: US
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience (such as primary school teachers, high school administrators, students, etc.): High school teachers
Short Session Description (one line): “Reflection: A Primary Tool of Engagement” offers ideas for providing a deeper experience for your students before, during and after a travel program.
Full Session Description (one paragraph minimum):
“Reflection: A Primary Tool of Engagement” offers ideas for providing a deeper experience for your students before, during and after a travel program. Discover ways to engage your students with local culture, the language and their own intercultural competency skill building. Presenters will offer tools for preparation and reflection as a way to achieve an in-depth experience that’s more than a “trip.”
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: www.isemn.org
For students who travel abroad for immersion experiences, reflection is a key advantage in reaching language and cross-cultural development goals. For a preview of what this session will cover, go to http://isebeyondtheclassroom.wikispaces.com/Reflect+on+the+Experience
I look forward to presenting with Jennifer on Monday!