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Teaching About the Middle East and North Africa – Rethinking Approaches

IRIS International book club with Dr. Maria Hantzopoulos about the new Middle East and North Africa curriculum

Event Details

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
4-5 p.m.
Join us for a book club with Dr. Maria Hantzopoulos, Associate Professor and Chair of Education and Coordinator of Secondary Teacher Education, Vassar College. Dr. Maria Hantzopoulos will discuss the curriculum, link it to themes in the book Nowhere Boy and answer your questions.

Teachers should read Nowhere Boy by Katherine Marsh before attending this online event. The first 30 Wisconsin K-12 public school teachers who register for this event will receive a copy of the book.