International Education Handbook
- 1 The world in the class
- 2 The class in the world
- 2.1 Motivation
- 2.2 International Student Programs
- 2.3 International School Exchanges
The world in the class
I have a great remembrance of my father speeches in the car talking about the moon an the planets. The unknown. Then I would look at the moon and think: I want to be there...some day. So I was dreaming on being an astronaut.
Probably if my father would have talked about an unknown Island, then I would have liked to be a sailor.
Most of the motivation comes after literature or great stories: and this can be done in the class.
There are tons of great travel books that are a great inspiration to the unknown.
Reading few paragraphs a day can make a big difference.
Resources for intercultural education
In this section we present a set of tools that can be useful for educators when focusing in intercultural education: