"Thanks so much for what you do; I have felt like a student again attending these sessions and am a better teacher for it."
Partner: Center for Southeast Asia Studies
Speaker: Professor Khatharya Um, Department of Ethnic Studies, UC Berkeley
Model Lesson: Using Oral History to explore the Khmer Rouge and Establish a Conceptual Understanding of Genocde (All lessons will be available here.)
UCBHSSP and the International and Area National Resource Centers at UC Berkeley are artnering on a multi-year workshop series to help educators prepare students to understand signifcant issues and thematic elements in global history. Each workshop features a scholar talk, the presentation of a teacher–designed model lesson, and collaborative planning time. A light breakfast and boxed lunch are provided to all participants. This programming is made possible through a federal Title VI grant to the area studies centers at UC Berkeley.