Five College Consortium

Five College Center for East Asian Studies (FCCEAS)

Along the Silk Road

K-12 Educator Workshop

Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018
Time: 9:00am-1:00pm (registration begins at 8:30am)
Venue: Hampshire College

Join us as we learn more about life, trade and the arts along the Silk Road! Presenters will include Rylan Sekiguchi, award-winning curriculum designer for SPICE, and Dr. Priscilla Tse, an expert on the music of China.

Participants will receive a copy of the SPICE curriculum unit Along the Silk Road (designed for Middle and High School use), handouts, light lunch, and a certificate of completion for 4 contact hours. Workshop participants who attend the April 12 Silk Road Ensemble at UMass on April 12 will be reimbursed $20 for their ticket (after the concert). Go to https://fac.umass.edu for more information on the concert and to order tickets.

Registration for this free workshop is limited to 20 K-12 educators. Although the material is best suited for middle and high school teachers, we welcome teachers from any grade level who teach any subject(s). NCTA/FCCEAS regulars: Bring a colleague who has not previously participated in an FCCEAS workshop or seminar and receive a free book on East Asia!

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