Your Name and Title: Genevieve Murphy Global Development Director of Know My World 

School or Organization Name: Know My World 

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Area of the World from Which You Will Present:  USA 

Language in Which You Will Present: English 

Target Audience(s): Teachers and Educators of all grade levels K-College 

Short Session Description (one line):  Calling all educators who want to expand their classroom walls and embrace the world with their students through uniquely designed digital exchanges and personal connections.  

Full Session Description (as long as you would like): Know My World is an invaluable classroom resource for educators who are looking for experiences and opportunities to expand their walls and share the world with their students.  We offer FREE classroom connections, exchange facilitation and story share video hosting.  Founded by international educators who recognize that a necessary part of our education system is an awareness and understanding of other cultures.  We believe that through global awareness and understanding, empathy, leadership and a deep appreciation for humanity is created.  Therefore, we have gathered an amazing team of passionate international educators and created a quality program for cross cultural exchange to personally bring the world to your classroom.  

This session will explain our purpose and mission at Know My World, share examples of awesome exchanges we have facilitated, discuss the importance and value of cross cultural classroom exchanges in your classroom and walk you through exchange options and the easy steps it takes to request an exchange or share your story with us today!    


Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: www.knowmyworld.org 

Tags: 2013Curricular, 2013Leadership, 2013Teachers

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Our sincerest apologies to all who attempted to participate in our 6 pm workshop! Due to technical difficulties, we had to move our slot to 11 pm EST (November 19).  If you are unable to attend, please locate our recording at your leisure. Thank you for your understanding and patience!

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