News

Yachiyo Iisako, Center for Public Service faculty, presented a poster, “Cross-Cultural Workshops for Global Educational Impact,” at the Association of American Colleges & Universities conference in Seattle, Oct. 12. In 2016 and 2017, at the request of sev
Author: Currently
Posted: October 22, 2018

Yachiyo Iisako, Center for Public Service faculty, presented a poster, “Cross-Cultural Workshops for Global Educational Impact,” at the Association of American Colleges & Universities conference in Seattle, Oct. 12. In 2016 and 2017, at the request of several Japanese universities, PSU offered a week-long professional development workshop, which combined the efforts of seven interdisciplinary faculty, staff and graduate students with expertise in Japanese culture, language and community-based approaches to classroom instruction. The poster provided an overview of the experience of designing an educational workshop with attention to cross-cultural dynamics.