Exploring Civic Engagement in the Classroom
9:45 - 11:15 – Culture and Conflict in Afghanistan
Ryan Perkins, Postdoctoral Fellow in South Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago will share insights gained from his March visit to Afghanistan.
11:30 - 12:30 Best Practices in Civic Engagement
Small group sharing by teachers who use Choices materials and other resources to foster civic engagement among students. Please bring your ideas!
12:30-1:00 Lunch, sharing of resources and networking plans.
Registration is free but space is limited.
Please register by Monday, April 22, as space is limited. Registration is free, and includes a copy of the Choices unit The United States in Afghanistan, lunch, a certificate of completion and a chance to win additional Choices units.
Register by emailing your name, school name and what you teach to Mimi Stephens, Choices Professional Development Director. A confirmation email will be sent to you.