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Workshop for Teachers

Engaging Southeast Asian Families and Community in your Classroom

  • When: Saturday, May 4, 2019 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: Tsongas Industrial History Center
    115 John Street, Lowell, MA
    (pay parking at Joseph Downes Garage, 75 John Street, Lowell, MA)
  • Registration Deadline EXTENDED: April 28, 2019

Online Registration

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 texts and culturally relevant instruction, and awareness of how to engage Southeast Asian American families and comm unities 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: or call 978-934-4612.