Join us for a conversation with Doline, who has worked in international schools in Europe, and worked extensively facilitating and leading workshops amplifying the importance of diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice. (DEIJ). How, as a board member of the International Educator, she is supporting the editorial content to address these issues. We will explore her facilitation of DEIJ awareness, and the different strategies schools and school leaders can engage with. Looking at how to support students, educators, and parents with this important disposition and set of values in the curriculum and school setting.
The International Schools podcast is hosted by John Mikton and Dan Taylor. Every two weeks we discuss all aspects of technology and life in International Schools. In the new season, we spend time together reflecting on the past year and looking ahead to 2023 with conversations about professional pathways, traveling, and working in Asia with a family, AI cohabitation, digital security, some pandemic learnings, and the wisdom and generosity of our guests.
Born and raised in Burundi, Doline Ndorimana is an international educator, DEIJ workshop leader, and university lecturer with 15 years of experience in international schools. She is also a language acquisition middle years program consultant, part of the TIE editorial committee, and a member of the Association for International Educators and Leaders of Color (AIELOC) and the International School Services (ISS) Diversity Collaborative. Doline is trained in international accreditation as a team evaluator and has been involved in accreditation visits. She is a great advocate of students’ voices and works at amplifying them by helping to create a culture of inclusion and vulnerability in schools. She now lives in Melbourne with her family.
John Mikton is the head of education and media technology/ deputy principal at the International School of Luxembourg. John is a trainer at the Principals’ Training Center, facilitating the Technology Leadership course and TTC Online Blended Learning for International School Teachers course. He is a Learning2 Community Coach and trainer at the Institut de formation de l’Éducation nationale du Luxembourg. John is a certified Google trainer and Apple Distinguished Educator.
Dan Taylor is the director of AppsEvents and has been involved in the Google for Education community since 2006. He has trained educators across the globe from El Salvador to Vietnam.