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.
Teaching About Contested International Issues: An Introduction to Brown University’s Choices Program with Confronting Genocide: Never Again?
Brown University’s Choices Program invites educators to join us for an introductory immersion workshop on our curriculum and approach for teaching about contested international issues.
Our inquiry approach to controversial issues—both current and historical—will support your students to:
build historical thinking skills such as sourcing, contextualization and chronological reasoning;
create persuasive arguments;
analyze evidence to determine fact from opinion; and
build consensus across differences to sharpen civic literacy skills.Co-sponsored by Bloomfield Public Schools and Oakland Public Schools
All participants receive a print format AND a one-year license for our Digital Editions format of the Choices Confronting Genocide: Never Again? and a certificate of completion.
Pre-registration is required.
Early registration is advised.
This interactive workshop is appropriate for middle and high school history, social studies, and humanities teachers, including AP and IB educators.
“That was the best professional learning opportunity EVER!”
– Deb, New Hampshire