Greg Mortenson's Three Cups of Tea is the perfect read for learning how to build relationships and recognizing the importance of family support in education. Technology is only a tool, and it is a great tool to help build connections from school to home. His book introduces readers to the struggles facing young girls in Afghanistan. Wining the trust of local families by building relationships is making a difference in Afghanistan.
In fact, Greg Mortenson will be speaking at Tarleton State University January 25 in Stephenville. His book is available in Google Books and on Amazon.