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Teach the World Workshop #2: Understanding Islam to Enrich Civic Education and Diversity in Schools (not hosted by GlobalPDX)

10/13/2017 - 10/14/2017

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World Affairs Council of Oregon and the Muslim Education Trust are excited to offer:
Teach the World Workshop #2:
Understanding Islam to Enrich Civic Education and Diversity in Schools
Session topics include:
·         Overview of the fundamental beliefs of Islam
·         Brief history of Muslims in the United States and Oregon
·         Addressing stereotypes of Islam
·         Background on the meaning of Islamophobia
*Each session will make connections to the classroom.
Grade Levels: K-12 teachers and administrators
Date: Saturday, October 14th
Time: 8:30am-12pm
Location: Muslim Education Trust
10330 SW Scholls Ferry Rd, Tigard, OR 97223
Al-Andalusia Hall, 2nd Floor
Registration Fee: $35 (Includes breakfast)
Professional Development Units Offered: 3
Please email Samara Chism-Winfield if you’re interested in learning more about this workshop: [email protected]