“Loving our country always, not only during wartime”

Are Vietnamese people as patriotic as they were when they had to rise up against the world’s largest military juggernauts?  (Author:  Nguyen Van My) Interesting and provocative essay that speaks to the question of love of country and what it means to be patriotic.  Here are links to the English (16.1.10) and Vietnamese ("Người Việt không yêu … Continue reading “Loving our country always, not only during wartime”

“Policies for Teachers and Educational Leaders in the Innovative Education Process”

I spoke at an  international workshop today for teachers and educational leaders, sponsored by Vietnam National University's University of Education.   Topic:  Creating Globally Competent Citizens in Cross-Cultural Perspective.  It was a variation on one of the themes of my co-authored book chapter (see previous posting) with a focus on global citizenship education - obstacles and opportunities.  A Vietnamese translation of the … Continue reading “Policies for Teachers and Educational Leaders in the Innovative Education Process”