Professional Development

Facing History's professional development offerings introduce humanities educators to innovative teaching strategies, resources, and scholarship that make teachers more effective and lead to increased student engagement and learning. Explore our upcoming opportunities for learning the history and approaches you can take for teaching The Nanjing Atrocities.

2018

January

  • 19
    The Nanjing Atrocities: 80 Years Later
    Workshop
    New York
    $25.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    The Nanjing Atrocities: 80 Years Later

    This workshop introduces our new resource, The Nanjing Atrocities: Crimes of War, which details the events unfolding in China and Japan in the years leading up to World War II in East Asia, and the Japanese occupation of the city of Nanjing, China, in 1937.

    CTLE hours available for New York State teachers

    1.19.18
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    The China Institute
    40 Rector St
    New York, NY 10006
  • 22
    The Nanjing Atrocities: 80 Years Later
    Workshop
    South Africa

    The Nanjing Atrocities: 80 Years Later

    This workshop introduces Facing History's new resource, The Nanjing Atrocities: Crimes of War, which details the events unfolding in China and Japan in the years leading up to World War II in East Asia, and the Japanese occupation of the city of Nanjing, China, in 1937.
    Johannesburg Holocaust and Genocide Centre
    1 Duncombe Rd, Forest Town
    2193 Johannesburg
    1.22.18
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • 23
    The Nanjing Atrocities: 80 Years Later
    Workshop
    South Africa

    The Nanjing Atrocities: 80 Years Later

    This workshop introduces Facing History's new resource, The Nanjing Atrocities: Crimes of War, which details the events unfolding in China and Japan in the years leading up to World War II in East Asia, and the Japanese occupation of the city of Nanjing, China, in 1937.
    Durban Holocaust Centre
    44 K. E. Masinga (Old Fort) Road
    4001 Durban
    1.23.18
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • 29
    The Nanjing Atrocities: 80 Years Later
    Workshop
    South Africa

    The Nanjing Atrocities: 80 Years Later

    This workshop introduces Facing History's new resource, The Nanjing Atrocities: Crimes of War, which details the events unfolding in China and Japan in the years leading up to World War II in East Asia, and the Japanese occupation of the city of Nanjing, China, in 1937.
    Cape Town Holocaust Centre
    88 Hatfield Street
    8001 Cape Town
    1.29.18
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

April

  • 10
    Change Makers and Upstanders
    Workshop
    Massachusetts
    $125.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    Changemakers and Upstanders: Striving for Social Justice in our Times

    Social justice requires a understanding of history and its legacies. Those legacies shape our response to injustice today. Join us and the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics as we explore ways to deepen our understanding of civic action for ourselves and our students. Featuring Danielle Allen, Director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics and James Bryant Conant University Professor at Harvard University. Professor Allen will engage us in understanding participation and civic action with her framework “10 Questions for Change Makers.”
    4.10.18
    8:30 am - 3:30 pm
    Gutman Library Harvard University
    6 Appian Way
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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