Lindsay Padilla, 2011-12 SHREI Fellow and Sociology Instructor at Monterey Peninsula College and Gavilan College, gives the closing remarks of the 2012 SHREI Symposium, encouraging instructors to teach human rights with intent in community college.
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.