Conference Session

Teaching a Long History of the American War in Vietnam: Bringing Women, Minority, and Refugee Voices into the Classroom

11:30 am — 12:30 pm
WSCSS Conference Session
DETAILS

Join Choices at the Washington State Council for the Social Studies conference as we present the student readings, lessons, and videos in our curriculum unit The Vietnam War: Origins, History, and Legacies. The session will highlight primary source quotes and lessons that prioritize the voices of women, Black, Latino, and Indigenous soldiers and resisters. We’ll also examine a lesson on the experiences of Vietnamese refugees. 

The specific location of this session will be announced at a later date.

Co-sponsored by the Washington State Council for the Social Studies (WSCSS)
Register $0Per Person
U.S. troops burn alleged NFL buildings during the Vietnam War in 1968.
WHAT'S INCLUDED

All session participants will receive a one-year Digital Editions license to the Vietnam War curriculum unit.

You must be registered for the WSCSS conference in order to attend this session.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This session is suitable for middle and high school U.S. and World History teachers. Ethnic Studies educators may also find this session useful.

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WORKSHOP LEADER

Mimi Stephens

Choices Director of Sales and Professional Development
Mimi is the Director of Professional Development for the Choices Program. 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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