Integrating East Asia into Geography, History, Government, and Economics Courses

Start Date: March 10, 2017
End Date: March 10, 2017
Time Detail: 45 minute breakout session
Location: Tennessee Council for the Social Studies Conference, Gatlinburg, TN
Type of Course: Face-to-Face Seminars and Workshops
Audience: Social Studies Professionals (K-12 teachers, college professors)
Course Description: The major objective of this session is to assist teachers in learning about a variety of resources that enable them to effectively integrate the study of China, Japan, The Koreas, Taiwan, Singapore, and Viet Nam into their social studies courses. A second objective of the session is to introduce participants to outstanding future professional development opportunities so as to learn more about East Asia in Tennessee, elsewhere in the U.S., and in Asia. This session is sponsored by the National Consortium for Teaching about Asia (NCTA) a national multi-year initiative funded by the Freeman Foundation to facilitate teaching and learning about East Asia in elementary and secondary schools nationwide.
Registration and Info:
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Offered to: Tennessee