Author: Julie Kinnaird
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UNC’s Center for European Studies Outreach Programs for K-12 Educators

UNC’s Center for European Studies offers several programs for K-12 educators who want to learn and teach about Europe and the European Union. Programs are open to any K-12 educator. However, priority is given to underserved school districts (title I,

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Calling all Secondary Teachers! Summer Institute on the Middle East at Duke

The Middle East and Islam: New perspectives of Islamic History from the 16th century to the present Duke University June 25-29 APPLY TODAY!  Join the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies for a five-day workshop this summer designed to introduce

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Howard University Summer Africa in the Classroom & Community Institute

Africa in the Classroom & Community Summer  Institute for Teachers August 2-4, 2017 The Center for African Studies Outreach Program at Howard University is hosting a three-day summer institute for highly motivated educators interested in reading, learning, and teaching about

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New Media Literacy Resources from NEWSEUM

The Newseum, headquartered in Washington, D.C., promotes, explains and defends free expression and the five freedoms of the First Amendment: religion, speech, press, assembly and petition. Not only does Newseum have physical presence in Washington, D.C., but it offers many resources through its

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Join the Carolina Asia Center for The Rise of Asian Civilizations, A Summer Workshop on July 8

The Rise of Asian Civilizations, A Summer Workshop July 8, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. UNC-Chapel Hill For hundreds of years, Asia has built rich civilizations known for their cultures and advancements in technology. Come join us for a

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Global Education Event for Classrooms – Get #GirlConnected

May 18, 2017 1:30-2:30 pm EST Looking for a great end-of-the-school-year classroom activity? Join Women and Girls Lead for a Q&A with film subject Michelle Buyaki Nyatichi and filmmaker Koen Suidgeest from Girl Connected – a powerful documentary film about

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Resources for Teaching Europe from the Center for European Studies

Teaching the EU Toolkits  |  K-12 Teachers Download the Teaching the EU Toolkits, lesson plans + resources for teaching about contemporary Europe! Sponsored by the Delegation of the European Union to the US. If you would like hard copies mailed to

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New Resources from the UNC-Duke Consortium in Latin American and Caribbean Studies

New Curriculum Resource on the Guatemalan Genocide Video: “The Beauty of Resistance” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jPiO1GCwiuk&feature=youtu.be This video was created by UNC undergraduate student Caitlyn McHale, under the guidance of Rachel Schaevitz, Postdoctoral Fellow in the Public Humanities, in collaboration with the UNC

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Virtual Cultural Festival on April 21. Sign your class up today!

Bring the world to your students by participating in Carolina Navigator’s Virtual Cultural Festival on Friday, APRIL 21ST! All sessions are FREE and open to all K-12 teachers and students. Presenters are UNC students who have international expertise. Sign up for the session(s) you’re interested in

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Summer 2017 Global Educator Opportunities

Summer may seem like a world away, but it really will be here before you know it! Why not advance your knowledge of global issues or regions of the world with a summer professional development opportunity? Below is a list

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