Conference Workshop

Competing Visions of Human Rights: Questions for U.S. Policy

NCSS Annual Conference
Chicago, IL
DETAILS

The session provides an introduction to the Choices approach for teaching about Human Rights issues around the world, and the U.S. response to Human Rights violations. Participants will conduct activities from the Choices unit on Human Rights (provided) and will discuss ways to implement the unit and accompanying videos in their classroom.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

Digital trial or unit PDFs provided.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

The session is appropriate for educators who teach middle school through college.

WORKSHOP LEADER

Mimi Stephens

Choices Professional Development Director
Mimi is Professional Development Director for the Choices Program and a Research Associate at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs. Prior to joining the Choices Program in 2011, Mimi worked at Clark University where she served as the Director of the Teacher Center for Global Studies supporting K12 social studies teachers throughout Massachusetts for more than 20 years. Mimi holds a Masters in International Development and Social Change from Clark University.
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