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Dr. Tonya Muro
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  • New York, NY
  • United States

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Building Bridges: Global Competency in the Classroom through AFS-USA Intercultural Exchanges

Your Name and Title:Dr. Tonya Muro, Director of School Outreach and Educational Partnerships School, Library, or Organization Name:AFS Intercultural Programs USA Co-Presenter Name(s): Country from…Continue

Tags: global education, intercultural learning, 21st century skills, 2012teachers, 2012curricular

Started Oct 1, 2012

Become a Host Family with AFS-USA!

Become a Global Family by Hosting an AFS Intercultural Programs High School Student! Welcome an AFS Exchange Student from one of 90 countries. Families are accepted year-round. Local AFS Volunteers…Continue

Tags: youth, exchange, learning, intercultural, education

Started Sep 4, 2012


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Executive Director
Organization (if applicable):
iEARN-USA - Learning With the World
Location (City or Town):
New York
About Me or Reason for Joining the GEC:
GEC Partner/Sponsor: Dr. Tonya Muro is the Executive Director of iEARN-USA (International Education and Resource Network), a global learning NGO. In this capacity, she leads an intrepid team, and sets strategy on how to connect educators and students to on-line learning known as virtual exchange. Previously, Tonya was the Director of School Outreach and Educational Partnerships at AFS-USA, an intercultural learning organization, and IIE Generation Study Abroad partner. Tonya was also the Program Director at Global Nomads Group, an NGO that fosters dialogue and understanding amongst the world’s youth through virtual exchanges. Tonya holds an Ed.D. and M.A. in International Educational Development from Columbia University’s Teachers College, where she was a U.S. Fulbright scholar in Tanzania. She received her B.A. in Primary Education and Spanish from the University of Massachusetts (Amherst). She is also a published author and amateur singer. However, her greatest education is being a mother of twin daughters, to whom her efforts to advance global citizenship are dedicated.
I am a:
non-profit employee
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Global Education Projects Sponsored By You or That You're Involved In (if applicable):
Global Education Coalition of New York City; Virtual Exchange Coalition
Languages Spoken:
English (Mother Tongue)
Spanish (Fluent)
French (Basic)
Swahili (Basic)
Favorite Education Resources:
AFS Intercultural Link
Asia Society Partnership for Global Learning
Global Education Collaborative
Twitter #globaled #globallearning #globaledchat
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At 10:17pm on November 1, 2015,
Upul Abesingha

Im upul Abesingha from Teacher of Sri lanka

I would like to get more help from you about new Education refoprms and technology used in your country.

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