It’s hard to think about GFA’s World Perspectives Program without also thinking of the program head, Dr. Victor Llanque Zonta, Director of Global Education. While he didn’t create the program, he has taken what has always been a solid program and guided its evolution into a ground-breaking approach to teaching global topics.
Ms. Tran knew she wanted to teach, but she didn't necessarily want to be a traditional classroom science teacher. She had so much training in experiential learning — particularly in making connections through gardening — and she wanted to continue with that.
"I want the kids to know how they're impacting the environment and give them the skills and knowledge to understand that everything is connected," she explained.