May 14, 2011, 12:15pm
Teachers' Workshop: Battlegrounds
Presenter: James Caron (University of Pennsylvania)
Location: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Tour Battleground: War Rugs from Afghanistan, a traveling exhibition arranged by the Textile Museum of Canada, and the newly re-installed Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering the Royal Tombs of Ur.  Meet a speaker from Iraq affiliated with the Museum's International Classroom program.  Learn how you can dialogue with your students about war when you meet an artist affiliated with the American Friends Service Committee's "Windows and Mirrors" exhibition.  Enhance your understanding of Afghanistan through a presentation by Penn professor Dr. James Caron.
Registration is required by Monday, May 9, 2011. A $15 non-refundable deposit is due at time of registration.

Saturday, May 14, 2011
9:00am - 3:00pm
Fee: $30
Lunch provided
6 Act 48 credit hours and NJ Professional Development Certification available for educators

Co-sponsored by the Middle East Center