Promote understanding of cross cultural communications

Peace Corps Online: Peace Corps News: Peace Corps Library: Reference: Issues: September 17 - What RPCVs can do: Promote understanding of cross cultural communications
By Admin1 (admin) on Tuesday, September 25, 2001 - 6:57 pm: Edit Post

Here's some information that was sent to us
about World Wise Schools encouraging RPCV's to
speak in classrooms to help kids get a better
understanding of cross-cultural communication.
The site lists information on how
to find a classroom and activities to assist in

The site can be found at


In light of recent events and the rising incidence
of hate crimes, the Peace Corps World Wise Schools
program has created a special section of their Web
site providing ideas and resources to help
RPCVs speak in classrooms about cross-cultural

You can visit the site at

Here's what you can do to help:

1. Find a school or community center to speak at.

2. Choose a topic and activity.

3. Speak!

4. Tell us about it.

5. Forward this message to other RPCVs and while you're at it:

6. Update your records, especially your e-mail address.

7. Keep informed with our monthly e-mail news brief.

By Mary O. Nasibi ( - on Saturday, November 15, 2003 - 12:20 pm: Edit Post

Message from rpcv Mary O. Nasibi

Teacher: Marie H. Reed Community Learning Center,Adams-Morgan Area of Washington, D.C. 20009

Need rpcvs to participate in our annual Peace Corps Day; share experiences with elem. students. If you are in the D.C. area and will be available the first week of March, 2004 please contact me. The exact date has not been established yet; time of day: 9:00-11:00 a.m. Contact:

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