Crossing Borders Education provides vibrant resources that connect learners deeply to cross-cultural issues on a variety of levels of engagement. It is our experience that awareness and reflection skills are drastically enhanced by focusing on concrete peer interactions of diverse backgrounds that activate student’s abilities of empathy, openness, and critical thinking.
After this Morocco program I feel that in order to truly understand any culture one must experience it first hand.Katie Kollar, New York University student
Crossing Borders has proved to be a critical preparation tool for my study abroad students. The authentic voices in the film models what students can practice abroad.Dr. Naomi Ludeman Smith, Prof. of Intercultural Studies, Bethel University
Good films explain the world to us. Great films show us how to make it better. Crossing Borders is a wonderful film that deepens intercultural empathy.Mark Bauman, EVP National Geographic TV
Approached thoughtfully, The Dialogue can start powerful conversations and set the stage for bridge-building.Blaire Modic, Director of Study Abroad, Central College, Iowa