Richard Roberts, Frances & Charles Field Professor in History and Professor of African History at Stanford University, welcomes attendees to the 2012 SHREI Symposium and emphasizes the importance of teaching human rights in community college classes.
Symposium MC: Laura Hubbard, Associate Director, Stanford Center for African Studies
2012 Stanford Human Rights Education Symposium
MAKING THE GLOBAL LOCAL: teaching human rights in the community college classroom
June 9, 2012
9:00am - 5:00pm
Stanford Humanities Center
A day-long symposium to discuss, share, and learn about teaching human rights in a wide range of world areas, disciplines, and classroom settings. Emphasis on methods of incorporating human rights education into the community college classroom through sample lesson plans, pedagogic resources and materials, and strategies for reaching diverse student populations.