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Dragons partnerships

For Schools, universities, businesses and organizations that work in the sphere of ethical cultural engagement, we offer trainings, consulting services and the industry’s best collaborative programming.

WHY PARTNER WITH DRAGONS?

Through 25 years of designing and executing transformative educational experiences in Asia, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East, we have built and refined tools, systems, and processes for effective cross-cultural leadership. Our dynamic team of experienced international facilitators will deepen and enhance the work that you do in global education, development and business.

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The Partnership Process

Our Services

The services we provide work together to foster an overall shift in the culture of your organization towards more effective, profound and ethical engagement across cultures. Each partnership starts with a conversation to clarify your goals and vision as an organization. We then identify and develop the scope and sequence of our working relationship, which may include any of combination consulting, training and program development. No matter how large the scope of our collaboration, we consider each partnership an investment in the long-term success of your institution.

Student programming

Partner with the industry’s best program designers and experiential educators

Carefully facilitated cultural immersion programs designed to expand your learning zone, build group culture, and inculcate empathetic leadership capacity and self awareness.

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Trainings & Workshops

Develop intercultural leadership and communication skills

Dynamic workshops and retreats to build skills and capacity for effective leadership in a cross-cultural context.

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Consulting

Broaden institutional knowledge of risk issues, realize deeper levels of cross-cultural engagement

Models, tools, systems, and strategies to identify gaps and needs and build safe, ethical engagement in the world.

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TESTIMONIALS

Each partnership is unique, offering a customized combination of resources and services to meet your needs.  Through careful communication and relationship-building, we bring access to an enormous wealth of knowledge and expertise in experiential global education and institutional leadership.

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Whether you are new to Dragons or Alumni, we offer many ways to connect and stay engaged…

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  • When Things Go Wrong – An Essay by Jody Segar, Dragons China Program Director

    "Twenty-two years ago I walked into a small town in southwestern China near dusk and realized I was in trouble..." <a href="http://www.wheretherebedragons.com/news/when-things-go-wrong-an-essay-by-jody-segar-dragons-china-program-director" style="color:#61818F;text-decoration:none">Read more »</a>

    08.15.19
  • Introducing Our Newest Offering: Independent Spring Experiences (ISE) 

    We’ve heard from many past Dragons students that the travels they pursued on their own left them feeling lost or even conflicted about the ethics and efficacy of their presence and projects. So we’re launching Dragons Independent Spring Experience (ISE), an independent Gap Year experience supported by Dragons ... <a href="http://www.wheretherebedragons.com/news/introducing_independent_spring_experiences_ise" style="color:#61818F;text-decoration:none">Read more »</a>

    08.01.19
  • Announcing Dragons (Spring Semesters 2019) Photo Contest Winners!

    Congratulations to the winners of Dragons Spring 2019 Semester Photo Contest... <a href="http://www.wheretherebedragons.com/news/announcing-dragons-spring-semesters-2019-photo-contest-winners" style="color:#61818F;text-decoration:none">Read more »</a>

    07.25.19
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