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Teacher Workshop: World Religions – Islam and Hinduism

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Sat Mar 23

Teacher Workshop: World Religions – Islam and Hinduism

teachers working at a table
Sat Mar 23

Teacher Workshop: World Religions – Islam and Hinduism

World Religions – Islam and Hinduism

Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm CT
Fees: Free

An event designed specifically for

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teachers working at a table

Location 1: 1605 North Britain Road, Irving, TX 75061 (10:00 am – 11:30 am)

Lunch and drive to location 2

Location 2: 2555 Esters Road, Irving, TX 75062 (12:30 pm – 2:00 pm)

Texas classrooms, coverage of world religions is limited to three courses: middle school social studies, high school world geography, and high school world history. Texas does not require public school students to learn about world religions, instruction falls within the social studies curriculum and TEKS. The State Board of Education established the social studies TEKS in 2010 providing teachers with materials for their lessons with specifications for what they are able to teach. In this workshop, teachers will learn more about world religions (Islam and Hinduism) and TEKS.

3 hours of professional development credit will be awarded upon completion.

Please dress modestly
  • About the event

    Location 1: 1605 North Britain Road, Irving, TX 75061 (10:00 am – 11:30 am)

    Lunch and drive to location 2

    Location 2: 2555 Esters Road, Irving, TX 75062 (12:30 pm – 2:00 pm)

    Texas classrooms, coverage of world religions is limited to three courses: middle school social studies, high school world geography, and high school world history. Texas does not require public school students to learn about world religions, instruction falls within the social studies curriculum and TEKS. The State Board of Education established the social studies TEKS in 2010 providing teachers with materials for their lessons with specifications for what they are able to teach. In this workshop, teachers will learn more about world religions (Islam and Hinduism) and TEKS.

    3 hours of professional development credit will be awarded upon completion.

    Please dress modestly