ATTENTION: This event a three day event, from June 22 - June 24
The Global Classroom Workshop is a three-day intensive educator training which aims to provide a global component to current curriculum. Participants will hear from a variety of presenters who represent educational organizations that provide complimentary international resources to educators. Teachers will learn about National Geographic lessons, dozens of education websites, MENSA gifted & talented hands on strategies, Population Connection materials, Asia Society materials and much more!
US Dept. of Education statement:
In today's globalized world, an effective domestic education agenda must address global needs and trends and aim to develop a globally competent citizenry. It is no longer enough to focus solely on ensuring that students have essential reading, writing, mathematics, and science skills.
Seating is available for 75 teachers. Open to 3rd -12th grade teachers of all subjects that want to infuse more global elements in their courses.
The June event provides PD credit, three ethnic meals and materials at NO COST. Those educators who register but do not attend the workshop will be charged $20. Thus, a $1 charge is necessary to capture registrant credit card information.