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This video documents the visit of Mr. Yun Chen, the Vice Principal of the Beijing Foreign Language School to Global Village Academy as he and Christina Burton began the exploratory process of establishing a student exchange program between the two schools.
Description: This video gives a case study of Global Village Academy’s efforts to address the issue of cultural competency among the parents and staff of this extremely diverse school. This video features candid discussions among the school’s administrators, teachers and parents. The video also features Dr. Michael Byram, professor emeritus at the University of Durham, England, who explains the role that culture plays in language education.Uploaded Jan 29, 2014 to GVA Aurora , GVA Northglenn , and 10 more