MEUCE Teacher Workshop for Miami-Dade HS teachers (FIU)

Event information
Venue:FIU - GL 220

The 1 day workshop (from 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.), "Understanding and Teaching the European Union: Hemispheric, Transatlantic and Global Perspectives", is sponsored by the Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence at Florida International University The workshop is designed to give educators an overview of the European Union and address issues affecting Europe and EU/US international relations.

Topics to be covered may include:

  • The ABCs of the EU (History of the EU, Institutions & Major Policies of the EU)
  • The Euro
  • Multiculturalism in the EU
  • EU-US trade relations
  • How to use the European press for teaching the EU

This year, the workshop will be organized for Miami-Dade county High School teachers.

The workshop will also include discussion sessions that explore ways in which EU and EU-US topics can be brought into the classroom. Workshop participants will receive a packet of materials to use in the classroom.

Registration form
Parking information
FIU Campus Map (Modesto A. Maidique Campus)


PowerPoint Presentations:

The Delegation of the European Union to the United States (some interesting points)

  • Key EU Message
  • Interesting Facts about EU countries
  • Europe Day 2010 - Talking Points


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