“The key to growth is the introduction of higher dimensions of consciousness into our awareness”
- Lao tzu
The more we explore, the more we learn. In world, there are so many variety of cultures, traditions and people. The more we meet and observe new places, we get insights of the world other than those of ours. In this process of observation, we gain insights about the new and good things about others and we adapt to the good qualities and improve ours. The human life is all meant to learn and grow. Understanding the educational purpose,many international schools are trying to gain the students awareness at global scale. The trend of cross cultural programs has increased considerably. Students love to explore and learn other world than those of theirs. It is very interesting to see same people with different functionalities at different locations. Now going beyond the basic features, new dimensions of diversities are being studied and learned at global scale. Recently an International school at Italy conducted a dance program covering the folk dances from different countries.The students deeply studied the cultural and dance forms while performing. It is really interesting to see little kids of grade 3-4 knowing so many facts about the world we live in.
Here are some of the features of such global traditional performances:
Understanding the world and its working is an essential schooling part. But, merely classrooms and projects cannot suffice the purpose. Focusing the global learning goal, students today are exposed to such novice events. With such an interesting change they enjoy performing the challenges and eventually start learning in the entire process.
- Global scale affinity:
Once we travel and understand the people at different places, we start understanding their point of views and conditions in their lives. Such a global learning make them understand their behavior and life from early stages. Knowing and understanding each other creates affinity among each other.
- Learn, adapt and grow:
Life is a journey in which we learn, adapt to good things and try to grow at each moment in life. Such global events give an awareness which give insights of different worlds. Through observation students can adapt to good qualities of others. We learn more effectively through examples, as real life examples motivate humans the most. Such an exposure is actually the motivation for students.