Engaging Students in Literature
This one and a half hour workshop offers strategies to engage students with literature, including global literature. The in-service offers background on the history of “World Literature”, ideas from teachers who successfully engaged their students with international literature, and new curriculum on modern Chinese literature (optional). This interactive workshop encourages teachers to reflect on ways to engage students in their own specific school contexts.
This hour long workshop offers a brief background on global citizenship and the challenges of global citizenship in educational contexts. The workshop offers success stories of teachers who successfully engaged their students with international curriculum. It includes interactive activities to encourage educators to reflect on their school cultures in order to better make connections to the global in their own classrooms.