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2017-18 Online Courses

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Africans in the Age of Atlantic Slavery

Especially for 8-12 educators
DATES: Nov. 1 - Dec. 5, 2017

FOCAL SKILLS AND DISPOSITIONS:Evaluating visual evidence; Evaluating quantitative evidence; ICT literacy; Developing empathy


GRADES: 8-12
PDPs/CREDITS: 22.5 PDPs; 1 graduate credit
FEE: Partnership educators—no cost other than fee for 1 graduate credit;
Non-partnership educators - $400 plus fee for 1 graduate credit

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Essential Topics for Global Understanding: Health, Environment & Economics

Open to all K-12 educators
DATES: Nov. 1 - Dec. 5, 2017
FOCAL SKILLS AND DISPOSITIONS: Empowering informed action; Analyzing point of view & purpose; Inquiry; Communication


GRADES: K-12
PDPs/CREDITS: 22.5 PDPs; 1 graduate credit
FEE: Partnership educators—no cost other than fee for 1 graduate credit;
Non-partnership educators - $400 plus fee for 1 graduate credit

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Engaging Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students & Families in Elementary Schools

Especially for K-5 educators
DATES: Nov. 1 - Dec. 5, 2017
SECOND SESSION ADDED: Feb. 28 - Mar. 27, 2018
FOCAL SKILLS AND DISPOSITIONS: Collaboration; Empowering informed action; Developing cross-cultural sensitivity; Critical thinking


GRADES: K-5
PDPs/CREDITS: 22.5 PDPs; 1 graduate credit
FEE: Partnership educators—no cost other than fee for 1 graduate credit;
Non-partnership educators - $225 plus fee for 1 graduate credit

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Engaging Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students & Families in Secondary Schools

Especially for 6-12 educators
DATES: Nov. 1 - Dec. 5, 2017
SECOND SESSION ADDED: Feb. 28 - Mar. 27, 2018
FOCAL SKILLS AND DISPOSITIONS: Collaboration; Empowering informed action; Developing cross-cultural sensitivity; Critical thinking


GRADES: 6-12
PDPs/CREDITS: 22.5 PDPs; 1 graduate credit
FEE: Partnership educators—no cost other than fee for 1 graduate credit;
Non-partnership educators - $225 plus fee for 1 graduate credit

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India’s Century of Change: Diversity, Democracy & Social Dynamics

Open to all K-12 educators
DATES: Nov. 1 - Dec. 5, 2017
FOCAL SKILLS AND DISPOSITIONS: Evaluating visual evidence; Media literacy; Research skills; Analyzing point of view & purpose


GRADES: K-12
PDPs/CREDITS: 22.5 PDPs; 1 graduate credit
FEE: Partnership educators—no cost other than fee for 1 graduate credit;
Non-partnership educators - $400 plus fee for 1 graduate credit

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Changing China: History & Culture since 1644

Especially for 6-12 educators
DATES: Jan. 24 - Mar. 27, 2018
FOCAL SKILLS AND DISPOSITIONS: Textual analysis & interpretation; Analyzing point of view & purpose; Communication; Developing Empathy


GRADES: 6-12
PDPs/CREDITS: 45 PDPs; 2 graduate credits
FEE: Partnership educators—no cost other than fee for 2 graduate credits;
Non-partnership educators - $600 plus fee for 2 graduate credits

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Global Understanding in Action: Human Rights, Educational Access & Gender Equity

Open to all K-12 educators
DATES: Jan. 24 - Feb. 27, 2018
FOCAL SKILLS AND DISPOSITIONS: Empowering informed action; Evaluating quantitative data; Fostering creativity & innovation; Media literacy; Collaboration


GRADES: K-12
PDPs/CREDITS: 22.5 PDPs; 1 graduate credit
FEE: Partnership educators—no cost other than fee for 1 graduate credit;
Non-partnership educators - $400 plus fee for 1 graduate credit

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Turning Points in Latin American History & Culture: From Colonization to the Cold War

Open to all K-12 educators
DATES: Jan. 24 - Feb. 27, 2018
FOCAL SKILLS AND DISPOSITIONS: Textual analysis & interpretation; Evaluating visual evidence; Developing empathy; Assessing claims and evidence


GRADES: K-12
PDPs/CREDITS: 22.5 PDPs; 1 graduate credit
FEE: Partnership educators—no cost other than fee for 1 graduate credit;
Non-partnership educators - $400 plus fee for 1 graduate credit

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Modern African History: Colonialism, Independence & Legacies

Especially for 6-12 educators
DATES: Feb. 28 - Mar. 27, 2018
FOCAL SKILLS AND DISPOSITIONS: Textual analysis & interpretation; Media literacy; Developing cross-cultural sensitivity; Critical thinking


GRADES: 6-12
PDPs/CREDITS: 22.5 PDPs; 1 graduate credit
FEE: Partnership educators—no cost other than fee for 1 graduate credit;
Non-partnership educators - $400 plus fee for 1 graduate credit

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