International Understanding Commission

2016

Christine Davis  (2018-RA-Reg 4)

 

2012

Maureen Eke (2018-RA-Reg 12)

 

2013

Nanci Love (2019-RA-Reg 17)

 Chair

2016

Vacancy (2019-RA-Reg)

 

2011

Debi Rasmussen (2017-RA-Reg 8)

 Vice Chair

2014

Pamela Seales (2017-RA-Reg 9)

 

2015

Bethany Fletcher (2018-BD-Reg 11)

 

2015

Jason Ostrander (2018-BD-Reg 11)

 

2016

Vacancy (2019-BD-Reg)

 

2015

Mary Bouwense (2018-BdM-Reg 9)

 

2014

Marti Alvarez (2017-BdM-Reg 15)

 

2015

Eva Menefee (2018-BdM-Reg 8)

 

2014

Doug Hill (2017-NEA Director) 

 

Start Date

Liaisons:

 

2012

Harold Bragg (2019-MEA-Retired)

 

2016

Vacancy (2017-SMEA)

 

2013

Marcia Mackey (2017-MAHE)

 

Staff Liaison

Wendy Heinig

 

2016-17 Charge:

To help ensure that the education of our students and the working environments of our members are of the highest quality.

To help develop local capacity by the identification and development of strategies and policies that build on our diversity, and cultural competency.

Commission Charge: To promote global understanding through respect for diversity interdependence, and leadership to improve teaching and learning for all people.

THE COMMISSION WILL:

Identify, review and recommend professional development and instructional resources for use in combating bias or discrimination while enhancing cultural competency.

Identify, review, recommend and support professional development and opportunities for students to learn about the educational policies, programs and practices of other countries/nations.

Assist in planning the association’s recognition of National Multicultural Diversity Day with emphasis on teaching and learning.

Delegate a representative to advise and assist in the planning of the Human Rights/Excellence Awards Banquet.

Manage the screening and selection for the MEA Elizabeth Siddall Award, and submit a nomination for the NEA Applegate/Dorros Peace Award.

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