Your Name and Title: Penny Lorenzo, Assistant Dean of Faculty
School or Organization Name: Kaplan University, School of Legal Studies
Co-Presenter Name(s): Gurmit Kaur, Academic Department Chair
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: US
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Faculty
Short Session Description (one line): To discuss rationale and ways to incorporate global education into the classroom.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): Today's students need a global awareness in order to compete as well as exist in a global marketplace. As educators, we need to infuse global issues, events, and ethics into the classroom for discussion so that students have a relevant and practical base of global knowledge. We are one world and students need exposure and awareness of this interconnectedness. This presentation will discuss the rationale behind global education as well as demonstrate ways to incorporate global education and encourage student engagement in the classroom.
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