On the heels of Global Mission Week, a team of students, faculty, and alumni departed from Cairn for a mission trip. Dr. Judy Severns, Adjunct Faculty in the School of Education and the Coordinator for Overseas Student Teaching Placements, led a team of three Education students to Sopron, Hungary where they will be serving at the SHARE Education Services conference. Joining the team as a co-leader was alumna Christine Lindemann ’09, a Missions Mobilizer with SEND International.
SHARE Education Services is a not-for-profit organization that serves the educational needs of expatriate families living in Europe, Russia, and Central Asia. SHARE provides information, counsel, materials, and human resources to help parents meet the educational needs of their children.
The SHARE conference brings together families who use SHARE’s services for a week of seminars for parents, opportunities for families to examine new resources, consultations with educators and counselors, achievement and diagnostic testing for children, and quality programs for teens and children that offer social and academic skill building. The Cairn team will be working with the staff of SHARE to provide services to the children and families attending the conference.
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