The 9th International Education Conference at The University of Chicago

Lecture Series

Friday, November 4, 2016


Assembly Hall, Coulter Lounge, Library, Rockefeller Lounge

Power in Transition? International Politics and Troubled Elections

Featuring Karl Rahder, Independent Scholar/Journalist and Maria Casa, Director, National Program & Outreach Administration; Council on Foreign Relations.

Learn new ways to bring international politics into your classrooms and engage your students in the role of elections throughout the world. Through dynamic presentations, dialogues, and classroom activities, teachers will gain practical and innovative curriculum ideas that guide students to make connections to the larger stories of the world. Recommended for all K-16 educators; content is especially appropriate for secondary and post-secondary educators.

Light breakfast, lunch, and instructional materials are included. 5 PD hours.

Registration costs $20. Please note there are a limited number of reduced registration slots available for City Colleges of Chicago faculty (with CCC email). Register here.

The conference is presented by International House, the University of Chicago Center for East Asian Studies, Center for East European and Russian/Eurasian Studies, Center for Latin American Studies, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Neighborhood Schools Program, Oriental Institute, and UChicago Engages.