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Seeking Family Storytelling Judges

Learning Life seeks existing groups of people in the USA and abroad interested in family, world affairs, and/or storytelling for an extraordinary opportunity: serving as volunteer judges for the family storytelling performances of international family diplomacy (FD) trainees in October 2022.  From July 10 to October 23 this year, Learning Life, a Washington DC-based educational nonprofit, is training its first ...

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Spotlight: Spring 2022 Learning Life Interns

Learning Life’s interns do vital work responsible for the vibrance and growth of our organization.  This spring, their work includes outreach to thousands of people on Facebook and Linkedin to help grow the Family Diplomacy Initiative (FDI) worldwide, and the Democracy Learning Community in metro Washington DC; research in diplomacy, democracy, education and fundraising; social media communications, and more.  Learning Life ...

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What Is Family Diplomacy?

 Our world is becoming more complex and interdependent as more people, goods, services and interactions flow across national borders.  This changing global reality has triggered xenophobic, sometimes violent reactions that have been validated and amplified by political activists and opportunistic leaders.  Diplomacy is rightly upheld as an important response to the mounting tensions within and between some countries, but diplomacy ...

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Stakeholder Spotlight: Sherry Mueller

The “Stakeholder Spotlight” is a new occasional series of posts highlighting people who are helping to advance Learning Life’s work.  Our second post in this series features Sherry Mueller, Ph.D., a widely admired American citizen diplomacy leader, and a strong supporter of Learning Life’s Family Diplomacy Initiative.  For more information on ways you can support Learning Life, click here.   What ...

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