Introductory Workshop

Teaching about Contested International Issues: The Choices Approach

8:30 am — 3:00 pm
Salem Public Schools
Salem, MA
DETAILS

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

Participants will be immersed in the Choices Program’s units The Middle East: Questions for U.S. Policy and Immigration and the U.S. Policy Debate. Both units are provided. Participants will discuss ways to adapt these units to specific classroom goals.

“Thank you again for a great session. One of the best PD experiences I have had in years.”
– Connie, Connecticut

Register $145Per Person
WHAT'S INCLUDED

Workshop includes the two Choices curriculum units, lunch, and a certificate of completion.

Pre-registration is required.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Materials are appropriate for grades 7-12 History and Social Studies educators. 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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