Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Our Team

Gail Bruce
Becca Todd
Allen Monroe
Jana Davenport
Mark Garren
Wadean Van Ruler
Lydia Ramos
Lucy Lee
Linda Keene
Jackie Armstrong
Carmelita Reyes
&
Professor Linda Orozco
Adjunct Faculty Glenda Izumi
Coordinator Paulo Alves
WORKING AND PLAYING ON IPANEMA BEACH?  OF COURSE
BRITISH SCHOOL OF RIO DE JANEIRO: PRESENTATIONS & TOUR
http://www.britishschool.g12.br/
[Thanks, Craig!]
Formal Briefing at the
UNITED STATES CONSULATE OF RIO DE JANEIRO
US Consulate website
(Thank you, Sara Mercado & Staff!)

PAULO
PROGRAM COORDIINATOR

Brazilian Paulo Alves continues to
support our team with his 'Carioca
expertise'.  He arranged one school
visit, and also serves as guide for
numerous program activities
including visits to Lapa and a
soccer game, too! Thanks, Paulo!
CORCOVADO: CHRIST THE REDEEMER STATUE

VISIT, TOUR & OUR DONATIONS TO
SOLAR MENINOS DE LUZ CHARITY/SCHOOL in Cantagalo Favela
http://www.meninosdeluz.org.br
(thank you, Regina!)
CANTAGALO FAVELA
Walking tour & Reception in Private Home
(thank you, Tatiana!)
PARQUE LAGE
Taking Californians OUT of their cars?  Yes...
Using PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION &
WALKING in Rio
WORKING SESSIONS IN OUR APARTMENTS
AND AROUND TOWN TOO!
[And 'ZigZag', our meet-me-there spot]
BOTANICAL GARDENS
http://www.jbrj.gov.br/
SUGAR LOAF
A work session at the bottom, and enjoying the view from the top
Allen & Paulo represent the team with our donations to:
SCHOOL IN NOVA IGUAZU:
Colegio Estadual Sao Judas Tadeu
PARTING SHOTS















Thanks to our 4th 'Brazil Team' of California School Administrators!  
Bravo for their adventurous spirit, international savvy and
Brazilian-style!

Gail Inouye Bruce, California Reading & Literature Project, Sacramento
Becca Todd, Berkeley Unified School District
Allen Monroe, Los Angeles Alliance for College Ready Public Schools
Jana Davenport, Balboa Gifted Magnet, Los Angeles
Mark Garren, Los Angeles Unified School District
Wadean Van Ruler, Turlock Unified School District
Lydia Ramos, Los Angeles Unified School District
Lucy Lee, Los Angeles Unified School District
Linda Keene, Los Angeles Unified School District
Jackie Armstrong, Los Angeles Unified School District
Carmelita Reyes, Oakland Unified School District
and
Glenda Izumi, San Bernardino Unified School District
and
Paulo Alves

LEADERSHIP INNOVATION
http://leadership-innovation.org/
Leadership Innovation
BRAZIL PROGRAM FOR CALIFORNIA SCHOOL LEADERS
HIGHLIGHTS/PICS
Spring 2012