TRAVEL TO JORDAN IN 2016 – SHARE YOUR EXPERIENCES WITH YOUR STUDENTS

Date: July 9 through August 6, 2016

“Through the Lens of Jordan: Integrating Middle Eastern Narratives into North Texas Social Studies Curriculum"

The project supports overseas training and curriculum development in Middle East studies for 12 North Texas secondary educators and is part of the Fulbright GPA program funded by the U.S. Dept. of Education in partnership with WAC, HEB ISD and UNT.

Timing:
  • Phase I: Pre-departure learning sessions (24 hours total)
  • Phase II: In-country seminars in Jordan (July 9-August 6, 2016)
  • Phase III: Evaluation and extension into curriculum starting with the 2016-2017 school year

Participating Educators

  • Alain Dupiton: Harmony - FWISD
    • AP World History
    • World History (10)
    • AP US History
    • AP European History
    • AP Psychology
    • World Geography (6)
    • Social Studies (8)
    • World Geography (9)
    • Geography (HS)
    • Speech (HS)
    • Sociology (HS)
  • Allie Hall: Bedford Heights - HEB
    • World Cultures in Spanish (6)
  • Amanda Ledwon: Newman Smith HS - CFBISD
    • AP US Government
    • World History/Geography (HS)
    • Sociology (HS)
    • Law Studies (HS)
    • AP US History
    • US History (HS)
  • Carolyn Reitz: Booker T - Dallas
    • Pre-AP World History (HS)
    • AP World History
    • AP Psychology
    • Sociology (HS)
  • Gabriel Valdez: Rosemont - FWISD
    • World Cultures (6)
  • Jacob M. McCord: IL Texas
    • AP World History (10, 12)
    • Pre-AP World History (10, 12)
    • Economics (10, 12)
    • Government (10, 12)
  • Jason Gault: Sam Houston - Arlington
    • Pre-AP World Geography (9, 10)
    • World Geography (9, 10)
    • Human Geography (9, 10)
  • Krista Boivie: Reedy HS - Frisco
    • GT Humanities (9)
    • AP World History
    • AP US History
    • AP Human Geography
    • World Geography (9)
  • Marci Ward: Trinity HS - HEB
    • World History (10-12)
    • AP World History
    • IB World Geography
  • Sydney Tilger: Uplift - Hampton
    • Humanities (12)
    • Government (HS)
    • Economics (HS)
    • Practical Writing (HS)
  • Steven Howell: Berkner - Richardson ISD
    • World History (10)
  • Jennifer R. Brandenburg: Martin
    • Pre-AP World Geography (9, 11, 12)
    • AP European History (9,11, 12)

 

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