Premiere Stages at Kean University - Camp Premiere The Perfect Summer Program for Aspiring Theater Artists
Premiere stages proudly offers two innovative camps for middle school and high school students. Session 1 - For students entering Grades 5-8 Dates: July 14-July 25, 2014 (M-F 10 a.m.-2 p.m.) Final showcase on Friday, July 25, 2014. Session 2 - For students entering Grades 9-12 Dates: July 21-August 1, 2014 (M-F 10 a.m.-2 p.m.) Final showcase on Friday, August 1, 2014. Location: TBA Price: $295.00 *Scholarships are available Contact: Clare Drobot, Producing Associate 908-737-4092 • email@example.com
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Women's History Month Film Festival 2014
Salubrious Justice - Women's History Month Film Festival 2014
March 6 - 8, 2014 - Paul Robeson Student Center, Rutgers University Newark
Registration Forms for Leadership (HS) Training 2/11/14, ELMS Conference 3/11/14, and Leadership (HS) Conference 3/14/14.
2014 Margot Stern Strom Innovation Grants
The Margot Stern Strom Innovation Grants recognize Facing History-trained educators who are thinking outside-the-box to transform schools and impact student learning. Grants range from $500 to $3,000. Deadline to apply, is March 30, 2014.
For more information or to apply for this grant, please click here.
National Liberty Museum Tour Programs
The National Liberty Museum is dedicated to preserving freedom and democracy by fostering good character and understanding for all people through education. Every tour is led by a professional museum educator who provides a personalized, engaging and interactive experience.
To learn more about the tours, visit HERE
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Upcoming NLM workshops in March:
These workshops are relevant, high-quality experiences that give you a lot of value for your investment. Workshop titles, dates, descriptions and registration form
March 8th, 2014 Using Children’s Literature to Prevent Bullying and Promote Empathy 9 am-12:30 pm
Facilitators: Christa M. Tinari, MA, is the National Liberty Museum’s Manager of Professional Development, Adjunct Instructor at Temple University, and a former Student Assistance Counselor and Bullying Prevention Trainer (grades K-8). She has worked with thousands of students and educators across the country . Staci Schwartz, MD, is an Educational Consultant in Bullying Prevention, and author and illustrator of two children’s books –one that addresses bullying behavior from a unique perspective, and the other that promotes tolerance, empathy, and the avoidance of impulsive judgment of others
March 8th, 2014 Integrating Social Media in the Classroom 1:00-4:30 pm
Facilitator: Mary Beth Hertz Mary
Beth Hertz has been teaching in Philadelphia public schools since 2004
and now teaches 9th graders Technology and Art at the Science Leadership
Academy’s new Beeber campus. She is an avid tweeter and edtech
enthusiast, has presented at a number of national conferences, and blogs
March 9th, 2014 Resolve Conflict Like a Pro: Skills for the Workplace and Your Life 1:00 -4:30 pm
Facilitator: Christa M. Tinari, Manager of Professional Development at the museum, is a trained mediator and conflict coach. She holds a BA in Psychology and MA in International Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution. Ms. Tinari has taught the skills of communication and conflict resolution and de-escalation to children, adults and professionals, for over 15 years. Ms. Tinari is Adjunct Instructor at Temple University, and a popular speaker and engaging conference presenter.
Kean University 2014 African History Month Events
Celebrate African History Month during the week of February 11th - February 13th
This year's theme is "African Americans and The Criminal Justice System, Part II."
All events located in the University Center, Little Theater
Calender of Events
Teacher for Global Classrooms 2015 Program
TGC is a year-long professional development program aimed at globalizing teaching and learning in U.S. classrooms
The TGC Team at IREX are looking to recruit teachers for their 2015 Program.
Check out previous Social Media Posts or send out the www.irex.org/tgc link by e-mail, Facebook, or Twitter!
Please feel free to direct any questions and inquiries from prospective applicants to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application is due March 11th
For more information and to apply, click HERE
Grant Opportunity for Schools in New York and New Jersey Facing History is currently accepting grant applications for professional development and teaching materials valued at more than $10,000. Deadline for applications is Monday, March 31, 2014.
Members wanted for the 8th Social Justice Delegation to the Dominican Republic 2014
Trip from: August 3rd - 10th, 2014
Contact Kevin LaMastra at email@example.com
For more information, visit Friends Beyond Borders
Please join us for our Educator's Conference. Find out more information by clicking on the link!
Attend the Watchung Hills Regional High School Civil War Community Night on Monday, January 13th!
Teaching Tolerance is accepting applications for the 2014 Teaching Tolerance Award for Excellence in Teaching until January 12! Click on the link to recognize a colleague or yourself for your outstanding work!
Please click here for the website of the NJ Coalition Against Human Trafficking for updates about their campaign to end human slavery. A great opportunity for student community service. See below for the training events for their S.O.A.P. UP New Jersey campaign and Awareness Day Observance.
New Jersey’s Annual Human Trafficking Awareness Day Observance
January 15, 7:00pm – 9:00pm (doors open at 6:00pm for an information fair)
Bergen Performing Arts Center (PAC), 30 North Van Brunt Street, Englewood, New Jersey 07631
· A NJ debut of “A Day in the Life,” a live performance of survivor stories written and performed by teens
· Courtney Wong, singer/songwriter and anti-trafficking activist
· Guest speaker
· Justice Movement Dancers
It’s almost a week before//Please share with your colleagues, friends, and family. Attendance is free, but we encourage everyone to register. Please visit www.jfedgmw.org/humantrafficking to RSVP and for more information.
Another opportunity for community service is work with the International Rescue Committee. The Diversity Council is working with their Elizabeth Office. Contact us or them to get involved in helping refugee youth adjust to their lives in the US or for other volunteer opportunities.
NJ Alpha - The NJ Alpha organization worked cooperative with the NJ Commission on Holocaust Education to develop the new Nanjing/Comfort Women/Slave Labor and Germ Warfare curriculum. They are offering their service to assist middle and high schools to discuss Nanking Massacre, Bataan Death March, Comfort Woman, Biological/Chemical Warfare, Slave Labor, etc. through:
* Panel Discussion
* Informal discussion with class
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a program.
Apply for U.S. Teacher M.S. and H.S. Teacher Professional Development Program, Teachers for Global Classrooms!
IREX is excited to announce the next application cycle for the U.S. teacher professional development program, Teachers for Global Classrooms (TGC)! Teachers for Global Classrooms Program (TGC) is a professional development program for middle and high school teachers from the United States aimed at globalizing teaching and learning in U.S. classrooms. TGC includes an online course, two Global Education Symposia in Washington, D.C. (pre- and post-travel), and a two- or three-week international field experience in a participating country. Current TGC countries are: Brazil, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Morocco, and Ukraine. Participants are selected through a national, open competition. TGC is a program of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) administered by IREX. Please see the program page on the IREX website for further information: http://www.irex.org/tgc. For any questions about this new application cycle, please contact email@example.com.
Please click here to read about the Master of Holocaust and Genocide Studies educational and interesting Spring programs! You can read more about the Master's program information session here.
Check out our Resources: Link and Information for a special PBS program about immigration.
Click here for program notes or visit www.susannarich.com to learn more about the artist.
Information about bringing the Arts Against Genocide Workshops program proposal for taking the show into the schools can be found here.