Around The Globe In Your City: A World Heritage Teacher Workshop

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 8:45am - 12:00pm
Penn Museum 3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

This interactive workshop will introduce educators to the Philadelphia World Heritage City Project, to the heritage education resources available at the Penn Museum and elsewhere right here in Philadelphia, and to the recent first international Philadelphia World Heritage Education trip.  Participants will work in small groups to examine new global curricula across grade levels and disciplines, discover object-based learning techniques using Penn Museum galleries, and hear Philadelphia teachers discuss how they have implemented their visits to Indian and Nepalese World Heritage sites and cities into classroom action plans. Act 48 Professional Education credits are offered for this workshop.

Event Type: 
GlobalPhilly 2017 events
K-12 Education
International Studies