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Kwadwo A. Okrah, Ph.D.

Kwadro Okrah

Associate Professor, Director of the Center for Global Education
Secondary & Foundations
Office: EA 2251
Phone: (574) 520-5517
Fax: (574) 520-4550
Email: kokrah@iusb.edu
Website: http://www.iusb.edu/~sbglobal

Dr. Kwadwo Asafo-Agyei Okrah is Director of the Center for Global Education and Associate Professor of Education at Indiana University South Bend. Educated in Ghana and the United States, Dr. Okrah earned his B.A. degree in Religious studies and Linguistics with a concurrent diploma in Education from the University of Cape Coast, Ghana. He entered the Ohio University, earning a MA in International Affairs and a Ph.D. in Social Studies Education (Curriculum and Instruction). He is the author of numerous books and articles on African culture and Educational issues including: The Wisdom Knot: Toward an African Philosophy of Education, African Indigenous Knowledge and Science; Ghana Arts & Culture for Home and Classroom, Toward Global Conflict Resolution; Language, Education and Culture; Academic Colonization and Africa?s Underdevelopment; Teachers as Transformative Intellectuals: Globalizing the Curriculum an Strategies for Classroom Instructions to name a few.