Model UN Training at FIU in Miami
November 21, 2015
- Receive training on parliamentary procedure, research and Model UN “do’s and don’ts”
- Be trained on and get practice participating in a Model UN “Crisis Committee”
- Learn best practices for operating a Model UN Team, including structuring the program, running meetings and practices, and teaching skills that translate to awards and personal development
- Get first hand experiences from FIU students and faculty on challenges and triumphs
10 AM – 12:30 PM: Model UN: What, Why and How?
FIU students will teach high-school and middle schoolers everything from how to organize a club to how to strategize for a committee.
FIU Model UN Program Director Ethan Roberts will lead a seminar for Teachers on how to facilitate a student organization and provide tips and advice for instructing Model UN to students.
12:30 – 1:30 PM: Joint Lunch Break
Students and teachers reconvene for a free lunch provided by FIU and discuss earlier programing
1:30 – 3:30 PM
Students participate in a mini crisis simulation, practicing note writing, directive writing and public speaking. Teachers are encouraged to observe or participate.
Drop off and pick up will be at FIU in Miami