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Workshop for Teachers

Engaging Southeast Asian Families and Community in your Classroom

WORKSHOP #1

  • When: Saturday, November 2, 2019, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: O'Leary Library, University of Massachusetts Lowell,
    61 Wilder Street, Lowell, MA 01854
    (free parking at Wilder Faculty / Staff Lot, 94 Wilder Street))
  • Registration Deadline: October 15, 2019

Nov. 2 Workshop Online Registration

WORKSHOP #2

  • When: Saturday, December 7, 2019, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: O'Leary Library, University of Massachusetts Lowell,
    61 Wilder Street, Lowell, MA 01854
    (free parking at Wilder Faculty / Staff Lot, 94 Wilder Street))
  • Registration Deadline: November 19, 2019

Dec. 7 Workshop Online Registration

For both workshops check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. Morning coffee, pastries and lunch provided.

$100 stipend for participation and 10 PDPs available for developing lesson plans (additional PDPs available for implementation)

This workshop will focus on ways to increase engagement with Southeast Asian families and communities. This workshop will provide educators with greater understanding of the diverse histories and cultures of Southeast Asia, increased knowledge of best practices in using multicultural materials and culturally relevant instruction, and awareness of how to engage Southeast Asian American families and communities using culturally appropriate pedagogy.

Presented by University of Massachusetts Lowell Center for Asian American Studies and the Tsongas Industrial History Center. For more information please email: CAAS@uml.edu or call 978-934-4612.