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Homa Sabet Tavangar

Growing Up Global
Global Education Advisor
Homa Tavangar is the award-winning author of the acclaimed Growing Up Global: Raising Children to Be At Home in the World (Random House), The Global Education Toolkit, and co-author with Yong Zhao, et. al. on the new, 3-book Take-Action Guide to World Class Learners series. She is the Series Adviser for NBC/Sprout Channel’s animated children’s program, Nina’s World starring Rita Moreno & Mandy Patinkin, and has worked with a wide range of schools and organizations on optimizing learning, empathy, inclusion, and global competence. She has been a contributor to Edutopia, NatGeo Edu, PBS Parents, Huffington Post, and others, and is a frequent keynote speaker. Homa serves on the board of Tahirih.org, helping immigrant women and girls fleeing violence; she has lived on four continents, and her heritage includes four world religions. Based just outside Philadelphia, she is married and the mother of 3 daughters.