At the invitation of the China Workers' Center for International Exchange (CWCIE) in Beijing, Ann Oxrieder of the Bellevue School District (WA) will lead a Professional and Cultural Exchange program supported by the Chinese Government for purposes of preserving and promoting world peace.
With Ann Oxrieder
as your delegation leader, meet your Chinese counterparts to exchange ideas and information, see how they work, dine with them, and be enchanted with the entertainment.Visit Chinese schools and universities, theaters, museums, and cultural heritage sites to discover how the Chinese culture has influenced their education, life, and art.Opportunities to develop your own cultural and professional relationships are available for all delegates through this Professional and Cultural Exchange.Ann Oxrieder has worked in education-related jobs her entire career, from teaching adults in a community college, to running a non-profit organization that trained women in a technical college for jobs in the trades, to working in various administrative positions in a K-12 public school system.Currently she is working for the Superintendent of Bellevue School District and is responsible for various diversity initiatives including Latino family outreach and professional development of employees around cultural competence issues. Ann is president of the board of managers of the Bellevue Family YMCA and a member of the board of the Eastside Latino Leadership Forum.
The highlight of the past school year was being chosen by the Mexican Consul in Washington to attend a conference in Mexico City.Ann
is sure that the highlight of the current school year will be visiting China with a team of exceptional education and civic leaders.
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