On February 11-12. "WORLD 2000: A Conference on Teaching World History and World Geography" will be held in Austin, Texas. The conference aims to bring scholars and teachers of world history and geography together in one place to initiate a dialogue about the unique problems associated with teaching history and geography from a global perspective.
WORLD 2000 will offer 50 panels exploring all major regions of the world and thematic topics including all major regions of the world, religion, trade, technology, warfare, migrations, art, agriculture and culture. Instructional strategy sessions conducted by outstanding teachers will follow most of these panels.
For further information visit our web site or contact us.
Professor Philip L. White
Department of History
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas 78712.
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