May 11, 2013***CANCELLED*** Stereotyping Islam: Imagining the Muslim Enemy
A workshop to help educators address how feelings and perceptions of Islam influence words and actions.
April 20, 2013Teaching 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, 20125th 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, 2012Global Public Health
A North Central College Faculty Workshop Hosted by CIS and the Global Health Initiative
June 2, 2012Teaching about Chicago’s Families, Cultures, & Communities II
This workshop will offer interactive curriculum discussions of “Chicago Today.”
May 14, 2012The Common Core: Getting There Globally
A professional development workshop designed to provide resources for globally-minded educators.
April 13, 2012Stereotyping Islam: Imagining the Muslim Enemy
This teacher workshop provided the educator with a deeper understanding of the roots and influences of common stereotypes associated with Muslims and the Middle East.
November 18, 20114th Annual Chicago International Education Conference
The theme for the 4th Annual Chicago International Education Conference is Educating for Global Competence. Join us for discussions and subject-specific breakout sessions on this topic. Afternoon presentations will be made by organizations that can help you internationalize your curriculum.
October 28, 2011Teaching About Chicago’s Families, Cultures, & Communities
A teacher workshop on how Chicago came to be, communities across Chicago, family traditions and celebrations, and family structures.
June 15, 2011Human Rights and Globalization
Charlotte Walker and Jennifer Amos at University of Chicago present "Human Rights and Globalization" to North Central College faculty