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A Harder Focus on the Global Classroom

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Imagine yourself in a virtual classroom. The instructor puts an image of a game of cricket on the screen and says, "Sometimes dealing with pressures at work may feel like a game of 20/20 limited cricket, where you are chasing a score of 220 and it's the last over. You have the best fast bowler to face and only one wicket in hand!" If you are an American, the analogy to cricket would probably fall flat. You wouldn't know what the instructor was talking about.

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