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News Letter and Resource LinksAs my family surfaces from chopping wood to keep the house warm from Hurricane Sandy I am remind at how dealing with electricity and Internet access is a daily…Continue
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NGO Overview: Founder of Chrysalis Campaign, Inc. Developed poverty empowerment learning programs in the U.S. and Africa. Creator of “I am Africa. This is my story…” digital storytelling education social network and workshop development program seed funded by UNESCO Power of Peace Network. As acting Education Director of Bridgeport Rescue Mission, develops men’s and women’s education strategic plan, cyber classrooms, mission curriculum, Web2.0 digital library and courses based on UNESCO/WHO Life Skills outline. Photographed and wrote three digital books for not for profit organizations. Board member of Community Outreach Center, Danbury CT.
Corp. Overview: 16 years Chrysalis Marketing specializing in business development marketing and learning product development. This includes strategic work for Microsoft Certification program, built first profitable U.S. technology center Netlan Technology Center in New York City. Clients have included: IBM, Microsoft, MCI, Digital, Oracle, Global Knowledge, Sun Computers and numerous eLearning companies. Industry experience in IT, education and not for profit industries.
Speaker Consultant: Programs include internal webinar speaker on poverty and Web 2.0 community development, developer of the Global Learning Framework. Blogged in international cyber communities, Twitter and LinkedIn international network of over 1,500 education and NGO learners. Developer of African youth workshops on digital empowerment seeds by UNESCO. Author of three digital photography donation books on U.S. and African poverty.
Skills: Business development, education technologies, Internet community development, Web 2.0 education learning methods, urban adult learning, community learning centers, life skills, curriculum development, marketing, brand development, industry analysis, press relations, instructor Digital Literacy, author, blogger and speaker.
We have two adult learning educational projects for US and Nigerian poor. Both have students with generational experiences of tragic abuse and violence. Yet both with remarkable opportunities of transformation.
The topic of gaming comes up in these programs. And some of my collaboration with the NLP world haunts me. It seems to me that education gaming is either a transformational experience or simply repeats an old behavior (like revenge,…Continue
If you ever have a chance to tour Disney's training do it. One of the most expensive vacations you can take. But everyone comes back loving it and saying it is worth. Disney employees are called "Caste and Crew" and their values create a sense of security and fun with the children that is like no place on earth. You can not train people this level of attnetion to detail. They must want to see it and sincerely care about the client. It is truly remarkable.
I came in late at night with…Continue