Developing a Global Perspective for Educators

Fall Institute – A Global Perspective: Civic Education & Democracy in Action

September 26-27, 2014. This annual Institute focuses on practical ways to integrate the themes of peace and social justice, human rights, environmental sustainability, and international development into educational curricula and practice. The Institute offers workshops, documentary screenings and plenary sessions for educators at all levels. Main sessions are bilingual and workshops are offered in English. Many NGO’s offer materials in both French and English. Consult our Fall Institute Event Program for full details. Continue Reading…

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A Must See Documentary Screening – Girl Rising

Fall Institute 2013/2014 – September 27-28, 2013

One girl with courage is a revolution. Girl Rising is a groundbreaking film, directed by Academy Award nominee Richard Robbins, which tells the stories of 9 extraordinary girls from 9 countries, written by 9 celebrated writers and narrated by 9 renowned actresses. Girl Rising showcases the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. Consult our Fall Institute Event Program for full details. Continue Reading…

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Fall Institute – A Global Perspective: Translating Collaborative Inquiry into Action

September 27-28, 2013. This annual Institute focuses on practical ways to integrate the themes of peace and social justice, human rights, environmental sustainability, and international development into educational curricula and practice. The Institute offers workshops, documentary screenings and plenary sessions for educators at all levels. Main sessions are bilingual and workshops are offered in English. Many NGO’s offer materials in both French and English. Consult our Fall Institute Event Program for full details. Continue Reading…

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Educating for Global Citizenship: Conversations, Pedagogy & Curriculum

Fall Institute 2012/2013 – September 21 & 22, 2012

The Institute focuses on such themes as basic education, HIV/AIDS, anti-racist education, gender equity, human rights, democracy and good governance. The Institute offers workshops, lectures and plenary sessions featuring practical ideas and diverse applications for educators at all levels. Main sessions are bilingual and workshops in English and French are offered. Many NGOs also offer materials in both languages. Online registration available September 5th, visit http://www.education.uottawa.ca/en/peace for full details. Please also check out all 2012/2013 Events & Activities.

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Fall Institute 2011 Resources

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Winter Institute 2011 Resources

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