Introductory Workshop

With Echoes & Reflections: Teaching about the Holocaust and Genocide

9:00 am — 3:00 pm
Brown University
Providence, RI
DETAILS

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

The Choices Program is excited to partner with Echoes & Reflections to bring outstanding curriculum, teaching strategies, and resources to middle and high school teachers. Join us for an interactive day of lessons and go home with two Choices Program curriculum units, Confronting Genocide: Never Again? and Competing Visions of Human Rights: Questions for U.S. Policy, as well as classroom-ready content, sound teaching pedagogy, and instructional strategies from Echoes & Reflections on teaching about the Holocaust and genocide.

“Thanks for reinforcing my belief that Choices materials are among the very best available. You really make it look easy to lead a class using them! It truly was a valuable experience and day well-spent.”
Mike O., Connecticut

 

Register $145Per Person
WHAT'S INCLUDED

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

Partial scholarships are available. Contact Mimi_Stephens@brown.edu for details.

Pre-registration is required.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This workshop is appropriate for middle and high school educators who teach about genocide or human rights and would like to use these topics to engage students in an examination of current world issues. Materials are appropriate for grades 7-12. 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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