Presenter: Rosemary Blanchard
2) About, For, Through Human Rights: RFK in Secondary Classrooms
Saturday November 20th @ 12:15 pm
Explore the pedagogy of Human Rights Education through the Speak Truth to Power toolkit; learn how to engage students in the curricular content and develop the skills of activism.
Presenter: Chris Buckley
3) View from the Seats: Student-Testimonials on HRE In Social Studies
Saturday November 20th @ 3:15 pm
Hear from a diverse panel of youth activist scholars sharing their personal experiences and insights on the power of human rights education and youth centered activism in promoting change.
5) Water is a Human Right: Indigenous and Human Rights Lenses
Saturday November 20th @ 4:30 pm
Connect to water through Indigenous and human rights lenses. Analyze water issues facing youth, adults, and the natural world today, including mining and pipelines, through storytelling and dialogue. Receive human rights education tools and lessons for integrating water as a human right into the classroom through community engaged learning. The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and a new Water Rights toolkit ground this learning experience.
Elana Haviv-Generation Human Rights, New York City, NY
Lisa Bellanger-St. Paul Schools & the International Indian Treaty Council, St Paul, MN
Kristi Rudelius-Palmer- Human Rights Educators USA, Ithaca, NY