USCI/NCTA Fall 2009 "East Asia Since 1800" Seminar at UTLA
December 3, 2014
"East Asia Since 1800"
USCI/NCTA Fall 2009 Professional Development Seminar at UTLA
October 20, 2009 to February 2, 2010
The USC U.S. – China Institute (USCI) and the National Consortium for Teaching About Asia (NCTA) are offering a NO-COST professional development opportunity open to all interested K-12 educators.
Enrollment is limited to 24 participants and priority will be given to high school world history and language arts teachers, though all K-12 educators are invited to apply.
Sessions will meet at the UTLA Building on seven Tuesday evenings from 5:00 to 7:30 pm and two Saturdays from 10 am to 3:30 pm. For these meeting days, participants will be provided with free parking at the UTLA building, as well as complimentary refreshments.
As part of the seminar curriculum, participants are required to attend "Images of East Asia," a one-day workshop on visual cultures on Saturday, December 5, from 9 am to 4 pm. Addition information will be provided upon seminar enrollment.
Two of the most experienced and insightful Chinese and American diplomats discuss the state of U.S.-China relations, the dangers of worsening ties, and the impact of U.S.-China relations on the wider world. The conversation will also explore possible avenues to improve ties and lessen international volatility.