Community Children Exchange

by Don Craighead | Apr 02, 2013
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Summary:

Object is to build a cultural awareness between sister city children.
Process is bring the children from our sister city to St. Paul and have them stay in the home of our children for a minimum of one week. Then reverse to process for our children to go to our sister city and spend a week in the homes of their potential future long time friends.
Object is to create understanding across the miles and enduring friendship.
Result is better understanding through immersion.

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Don

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Craighead

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United States, MN

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Community Children Exchange

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Object is to build a cultural awareness between sister city children.
Process is bring the children from our sister city to St. Paul and have them stay in the home of our children for a minimum of one week. Then reverse to process for our children to go to our sister city and spend a week in the homes of their potential future long time friends.
Object is to create understanding across the miles and enduring friendship.
Result is better understanding through immersion.

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cvczv zv said: Children should be given enough attention to their education. - YOR Health about this Competition Entry. - 2565 days ago read more >

Don Craighead submitted this idea. - 2845 days ago