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The 9 Skills of Diplomacy
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How do diplomats carry out their work? At the National Museum of American Diplomacy, we’ve identified 9 skills that diplomats require to be effective in their duties. While these skills are applicable to many other careers, they are essential to diplomats. American diplomats embody all of these skills to ensure interests of the American people,…

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Teacher Training Diplomacy Simulation Spring 2022
Sign Up to Join Our Spring 2022 Diplomacy Simulation Teacher Trainings
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International Migration Crisis: Human Rights and Border Security Diplomacy Simulation at the National Museum of American Diplomacy, December 2018. Are you hoping to internationalize your classroom curriculum, enrich your classroom teaching on National History Day’s 2021-2022 theme “Debate and Diplomacy,” or find an interactive activity for your students? The National Museum of American Diplomacy (NMAD)…

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Barbary Pirates Diplomacy Classroom
Diplomacy Classroom: The Barbary Pirates Hostage Crisis
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What did diplomacy look like in the years of the early American republic? In this segment of Diplomacy Classroom, we will learn about the aftermath and consequences of one of the United States’ first international trade and hostage crises. In 1793 North African Barbary pirates captured 11 American ships and 100 citizens, and U.S. diplomats worked to solve the crisis with no navy or substantial annual revenue, and with limited means to negotiate. We will discuss how negotiations proceeded and concluded, and how the crisis affected the future of American diplomacy.

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International Education Week diplomacy simulation group
Celebrate International Education Week with NMAD
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In celebration of International Education Week, the National Museum of American Diplomacy hosted leaders from Pakistan participating in the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) for a diplomacy simulation program on November 20, 2019. Photo courtesy of the National Museum of American Diplomacy. We at the National Museum of American Diplomacy are excited…

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NMAD Summer Teacher Workshop
National Museum of American Diplomacy Summer 2022 Teacher Workshop
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Dates: July 11-15, 2022 Location: U.S. Department of State, National Museum of American Diplomacy, Washington, D.C.  The workshop will include in-person and virtual programming.   Description: The National Museum of American Diplomacy Summer 2022 Teacher Workshop: Preparing Students for College, Career, and Civic Life with Diplomacy Skills will immerse teachers in the work of the U.S. Department of…

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online teacher training
Apply to Join Our Diplomacy Simulation Teacher Trainings
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International Migration Crisis: Human Rights and Border Security Diplomacy Simulation at the National Museum of American Diplomacy, December 2018. Are you hoping to internationalize your classroom curriculum, prepare for National History Day’s 2021-2022 theme “Debate and Diplomacy,” or find an interactive activity for your students?  The National Museum of American Diplomacy (NMAD) is here to…

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How the Trafficking of Pangolins Reflects Challenges in Diplomacy
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The alien-looking pangolin has the unfortunate title of the world’s most trafficked mammal. There is a critical need for diplomatic conservation efforts to aid in this trafficked mammal’s plight. The trafficking of pangolins is part of the larger worldwide issue of wildlife trafficking. Wildlife trafficking, or the illegal poaching, transit, trade, and sale of wildlife,…

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