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Past Workshops

November 7, 2014

7th Chicago International Education Conference

Problem-Solving: Classroom, Community, and the World

June 23, 2014 - June 25, 2014

Summer Teacher Institute: Energy and the Global Environment

Video of this year's Institute on Energy and the Global Environment is now available. Watch Now!

May 21, 2014

Teacher Appreciation Night

An evening of fun at the Oriental Institute Museum to celebrate area teachers!

April 25, 2014

Before the Arab Spring: Constitutionalist Reform in the Middle East

An Educator Workshop on Middle East Politics

November 1, 2013

6th Annual Chicago International Education Conference

Morning presentations by Jenny Buccos and Adar Cohen set the tone for a day of exploration and reflection.

July 9, 2013 - July 11, 2013

2013 Summer Teacher Institute

This interdisciplinary 3-day institute explored the challenges involved in understanding and responding to natural disasters around the globe.

April 20, 2013

Teaching About Islam in Global Perspective

A full-day educator workshop to clarify and enhance discussion of Islam and Muslims in world history, world geography or world religions courses.

November 9, 2012

5th Annual Chicago International Education Conference

Julia de la Torre's keynote opened a day of activities focused on bringing global education into Chicago classrooms.

June 11, 2012

Global Public Health

A North Central College Faculty Workshop Hosted by CIS and the Global Health Initiative

June 2, 2012

Teaching about Chicago’s Families, Cultures, & Communities II

This workshop offered interactive curriculum discussions of “Chicago Today.”