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Wednesday, July 16 • 4:00pm - 5:05pm
Peace Corps: Educating Educators Globally

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The Peace Corps offers educators a variety of ways to bring their teaching skills and experience overseas by working as an educator in one of 64 developing countries around the world, ranging from primary education to university English teaching. Educators return from their Peace Corps service with new cross-cultural skills, and more resourceful ways of teaching underserved populations. Peace Corps also allows U.S. based classrooms an opportunity to connect with students in Peace Corps countries through WorldWise Schools, using letter writing and the internet as communication tools. 


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avatar for Katrina Deutsch

Katrina Deutsch

Recruiter, Peace Corps
Katrina started traveling during the summers in college with a student group on campus, making documentaries about social issues while volunteering. Through the organization she traveled to South Africa, Swaziland, Mozambique, Cambodia, Thailand and Ethiopia. After graduating from the University of Michigan with degrees in English and Communication Studies, Katrina departed for long-term service in Nicaragua as an education volunteer with the... Read More →


Wednesday July 16, 2014 4:00pm - 5:05pm
Beacon Hill - 4th Floor Boston Park Plaza

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