Introductory Workshop

Implementing Choices Program Materials to Meet Curriculum Frameworks

8:30 am — 3:00 pm
California International Studies Project at Cal State Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
DETAILS

Our workshops are completely interactive, so be ready to be engaged and inspired!

Participants will be immersed in Freedom Now: The Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi and Immigration and the U.S. Policy Debate. Both units are provided. Participants will discuss ways to adapt these units to fit the CA Framework for Grade 11 Modern U.S. History.

During the workshop, you will:

Our workshops are participatory, so come ready to be engaged and inspired!

California International Studies Project at Long Beach
Register $145Per Person
WHAT'S INCLUDED

Workshop includes the two curriculum units, Freedom Now: The Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi and Immigration and the U.S. Policy Debate, lunch, and a certificate of completion. A limited number of partial scholarships are available for pre-service teachers and for multiple registrations from the same district. Contact Mimi Stephens for details.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

While U.S. History teachers are the main audience for this program, all educators who are interested in these topics are welcome to attend. Materials are appropriate for grades 7-12. Humanities teachers often use our materials and are encouraged to attend.

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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