Students examine the role of oil in geopolitics, the issues between Israel and the Palestinians, the significance of the Iranian Revolution, and other historical issues that have shaped U.S. relations in the region.
Engaging Students in International Issues: The Choices Approach
Baldwin Park, CA
Our workshops are completely interactive, so be ready to be engaged and inspired!
Participants will be immersed in The Middle East: Questions for U.S. Policy unit and will examine parts of Immigration and the U.S. Policy Debate unit. Both units are provided. Participants will discuss ways to adapt these units to specific classroom goals. A review of free resources available from the Choices Program will also be provided.Co-sponsored by California International Studies Project at CSU Long Beach
Workshop includes the two curriculum units, lunch, and a certificate of completion.
U.S. History, Current Issues and Geography teachers are the main audience. Materials are appropriate for grades 7-12. Humanities teachers often use our materials and are encouraged to attend.