Genein is a national voice on creative thinking and reigning in a ‘child-like’ imagination. Her keynotes (which are full of stories, laughs, and wow moments) help build the foundational creative skills needed to produce innovative ideas for an unknown future. She shares her signature 7 Gems of Intercultural Creativity™ and encourages your educators and administrators that they too can regain their creative genius and develop their students’ innate intercultural creativity.
Students that build a culturally creative mindset are more engaged, creative, and productive at work. Genein will inform, inspire, and transform educators to fulfill their creative potential while achieving their unique educational goals.
In this 1-hour course, you will learn:
- How to rebuild students’ innate creative mindset
- The 7 Gems of Intercultural Creativity
- How to build culturally creative connections within the curriculum
- How to recognize and implement funds of knowledge and cultural capital of students
- How to expand the imaginative abilities of students to increase cultural competence
As the 2019 LA Lakers Business Woman and the 2015 CA Charter Teacher of the Year, Genein is a national thought leader and creator of the concept of ‘Intercultural Creativity®’. She is the Founder and Chief Creative Officer of CAFFE Strategies, LLC, a consulting, coaching, and training company that trains educational leaders and teachers to create sustainable organizational equity and inclusion strategies within their classrooms while unleashing their innovative thinking for themselves and in their students.
Genein’s 7 Gems of Intercultural Creativity® is a leading framework that encourages corporations in their diversity and inclusion development while developing critical cognitive tools for creative thinking. Her first book, From Debt to Destiny: Creating Financial Freedom from the Inside Out connects creative thinking to financial agility and was an international bestseller in 5 finance categories. Her next book, 7 Gems of Intercultural Creativity: Connecting, Creating and Innovating Across Cultural Lines is due to come in fall of 2022. Genein recently published her first children’s book I AM CREATIVE! with her 3-year-old son, Shawn Letford. Genein believes creative thinking thrives best in an inclusive environment and she is often called ‘America’s Creative Coach’ for her work in reigniting intercultural creativity within our workforce.