Program Type: Seminars/Symposiums
Our global education symposium in Chapel Hill will feature short plenary talks and sessions on human rights issues to increase awareness of human rights and social justice issues and to provide pedagogical strategies and resources for integrating human rights and social justice issues into teaching.
October 16-17, 2019 | In 2015 almost 200 governments adopted the Sustainable Development Goals to guide what must be done to improve the health and well-being of the world’s population. During the symposium educators will explore the 17 global goals and their importance. Educators will leave with strategies for integrating global content across curriculum.
November 13-14, 2019 | Signature Sponsor: IBM | Poverty is a worldwide threat. It has a direct impact on over a million NC residents. This symposium will explore topics and strategies that address poverty globally and locally.