9th Chicago International Education Conference

Power in Transition? International Politics and Troubled Elections

November 4, 2016
8:30am - 2:45pm
International House
The University of Chicago
1414 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

Featuring Karl Rahder, Independent Scholar/Journalist and
Maria Casa, Director, National Program & Outreach Administration, Council on Foreign Relations

Learn new ways to bring international politics into your classrooms and engage your students in the role of elections throughout the world. Through dynamic presentations, dialogues, and classroom activities, teachers gained practical and innovative curriculum ideas to guide students to make connections to the larger stories of the world. Recommended for all K-16 educators; content is especially appropriate for secondary and post-secondary educators.

Light breakfast, lunch, and instructional materials are included. 5 PD hours.

Videos from the 9th International Education Conference

Resources

Karl Rahder — Democratization in the South Caucasus: Elections, Dissent andConflict

Maria Casa - CFR Resources for the Classroom

Heidi Diedrich — Youth Advocacy in an Image-Driven World

Gabriel Velez — We are the Future: Teaching Youth about Peace and Human Rights in Colombia and Beyond