CultureQuilt NYC


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Kathakali Dancer (India)

Japan Projects

These CultureQuests projects about Japan were completed by small groups of teachers participating in a two-week  training program in July 2002.  This project is funded by the  National Endowment for the Humanities.

India Projects

These CultureQuest projects on India were completed by teachers participating in a City College of New York graduate course in fall of 2002 and funded by The New York State Education Department's Teacher Leadership Quality Program.

America Projects

These CultureQuest projects about America were completed by teachers participating in a training workshop done by Dr. Sheila Gersh and Ms. Rhoda Peltzer in New Delhi, India from January 21-23, 2003 at SCERT.   The teachers are continuing to work on their projects and the site will be updated when they make the changes. This was sponsored by the America India Foundation.  You can read an article about the project at

Other CultureQuests 


Ebola Virsu in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (view in Explorer) Biodiversity in Brazil Spices and Cuisine in Mexico The Fish of Spain Environmental Inpact of Tourism Bengal Tiger in India:: Culture and Country


Turkish Folklore South African Languages Early China Philippines and Literature

Italian Arts

CultureQuest India (in Spanish)

Global Business Class at Merced Community College (Calif.) Spring 06 Fall '06 Spring 07

Video Conference between NYC and New Delhi, India

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