Students examine the causes and effects of global warming and delve into questions of who is most responsible for and vulnerable to the changing climate. Students also grapple with how to respond to climate change in ways that are both effective and fair.
Teaching About Climate Change, Genocide, and Other Global Topics with the Choices Program’s Current Issues Series
New Brunswick NJ
Our workshops are completely interactive, so be ready to be engaged and inspired!
Participants will be introduced to the Choices Program’s award-winning resources and approach to teaching about contested issues and exploring multiple perspectives.
This introductory workshop will provide an overview of the Choices Program’s Current Issues Series, with a focus on the Climate Change and Questions of Justice unit and the Confronting Genocide: Never Again? unit.
NOTE: This workshop will begin at 8:30 am ET. It will take place at the Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
Registration fee: $145. All participants will receive print copies of the Climate Change unit and the Genocide unit, as well as a one-year Digital Editions license for both units. Coffee, lunch, and a certificate of completion will also be provided.
Please register soon to secure your spot.
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This workshop is open to all educators and curriculum instructors. Teachers addressing the New Jersey state standards on climate change, the Holocaust/genocide education law (N.J.S.A. 18A:35-28), and anyone teaching about contemporary issues at a secondary level are welcome to attend.