November marks the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. WAC-DC workshop participants will spend the day exploring the events leading up to this pivotal moment and assessing the ripple effects felt across Europe and throughout the world. The workshop will feature expert speakers, useful classroom resources, multi-media presentations and lesson plans for use and adaptation.
This event will be held in cooperation with the German Information Center and will include
a presentation by an Embassy member, and a curriculum expert.
Date: October 3, 2009 - Time: 9am-3pm
Location: 1800 K St. NW Washington, DC 20006 Level B-1
Free of charge--Pre-registration required
To register please email firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.worldaffairsdc.org or call 202-293-1051
Participating teachers will be eligible for the Goethe-Institut travel and study tour to Germany.
National Social Studies Standards:
Civics, Geography, Historical Understanding, United States and World History
World Affairs Council - Washington, DC
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