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Join with the Human Rights Education Community for a Lively Friday in Boston

  • 1.  Join with the Human Rights Education Community for a Lively Friday in Boston

    Posted 11-14-2014 06:40:00 PM

    Dear Issues Centered Community  Members,

    I hope that many of you are planning to come to the NCSS Annual Conference in Boston next week. If you do come there, please be sure to take in some of the Human Rights Community's presentations and community events.  We have a special sequence of presentations, and meeting followed by a reception, all scheduled for Friday afternoon. 

    Even if you can't catch our Community  Scholar, Felisa Tibbitts' presentation on the World Program for Human Rights Education (2:00 in the Convention Center), come by to meet and greet with us at the Human Rights Education Community Reception  (4:20 in the Kent Room of the Sheraton). 

    There's an outstanding presentation on the Convention on the Rights of the Child and the HRE Community Business Meeting as part of this group of Friday Afternoon human rights activities, too (See attached flyer).  Learn about the new Position Statement on Human Rights Education adopted by the NCSS Board of Directors this past September and connect with the resources to make human rights education a reality in your school and your state.

    Come for the whole afternoon of Human Rights energy or come for what you can.

    See you there!

    Rosemary Ann Blanchard, Chair

    NCSS HRE Community

    Rosemary Blanchard
    Associate Professor of Education Emerita and Adjunct Instructor in Peace Studies
    Sacramento State Univ & Univ of NM
    Albuquerque NM