Students explore the evolution of the international community’s response to genocide and examine how the U.S. has responded to six cases of genocide.
Engaging Students in the Study of Genocide: The Choices Approach
This workshop is full. Please contact us to be put on the waiting list.
This workshop includes:
- An introduction to the Choices Program’s award-winning resources and approach to teaching about contested international Issues;
- A complete immersion in Confronting Genocide: Never Again? and Weimar Germany and the Rise of Hitler;
- An exploration of ways to use Choices materials to meet local standards or classroom goals.
Workshop includes two units ($80 value), lunch, and a certificate of completion. A limited number of partial scholarships are available for pre-service teachers. Districts wishing to register 5 or more educators will receive a discount. Contact Mimi Stephens for details.
History, geography, government, current issues, AP, IB, civics and other social studies educators are the main audience for these workshops. Materials are appropriate for grades 7-12. Humanities teachers often use our materials and are encouraged to attend. We welcome teamed ELA and social studies teachers to attend together.