Cases on Global Competencies for Educational Diplomacy in International Settings

Cases on Global Competencies for Educational Diplomacy in International Settings

Brad E. Bizzell (Radford University, USA), Rebecca Counts Kahila (Independent Researcher, USA) and Patricia A. Talbot (Radford University, USA)
Projected Release Date: January, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 280
ISBN13: 9781522534624|ISBN10: 1522534628|EISBN13: 9781522534631|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-3462-4

Description

Teaching abroad is one promising pathway to educational diplomacy and positive international relations. As opportunities to teach internationally increase, educators need to develop skills and cultural understandings that will prepare them for the challenges they may face in diverse cultures.

Cases on Global Competencies for Educational Diplomacy in International Settings is a pivotal academic resource that explores the development of cultural competency, knowledge, skills, and dispositions critical for teaching abroad. Featuring anecdotal vignettes that illustrate competency on topics, such as adaptability, educational diplomacy, and cultural fluency in educational ventures, this book is geared towards school administrators, university professors, curriculum developers, and researchers interested in teaching and leading abroad.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Adaptability
  • Cultural Fluency
  • Educational Diplomacy
  • Global Competency
  • Globalization
  • International Relations
  • Multilingualism

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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