Global Education and the Arts

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In 2008, I co-founded Blue Planet Global Education, a non-profit dedicated to coaching teachers on using international classroom-to-classroom collaborations to teach global competence and core curriculum. Since then, I’ve worked with 25 different countries around the world through creative, arts-integrated projects designed to spark students’ creativity, increase their global competence, and engage them on a path to becoming responsible and active global citizens. I believe in the power of the arts to build bridges across cultures, to create common ground, and to share what it means to be human. To find out more about my work in this field, go to