830 NE 9th Street, Grants Pass, OR, 97526
This workshop for educators will focus on how to teach about the Arab Spring and provide an overview of the region and the changes that have taken place in the past year and a half. Participants will discuss ways to address these events with their students and will receive teaching materials to use in their classrooms.
Breakfast and snacks will be served. Participants will be given an hour break for lunch.
The Middle East Studies Center at Portland State University promotes understanding of the people, cultures, languages and religions of the Middle East. As a National Resource Center for Middle East Studies under the U.S. Department of Education’s Title VI program, the Center serves as a resource on issues pertaining to the Middle East through activities that reach students and scholars, as well as businesses, educators, and the media. The Middle East Studies Center supports academic conferences, workshops, cultural events, lectures, and a resource library.