EU Policy Forum for Educators: Master Teacher Workshop | Europe Goes Green? Energy, Environment, Politics, and Security in the EU
August 17th, 2021 9:00AM -5:00PM
This is a FREE virtual event with a $50 participation honorarium for the first 30 registered attendees (paid after full participation in the workshop), preference given to current educators K-14.
The Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies welcomes K-14 educators to participate in the summer 2021 EU Policy Forum, co-sponsored by the European Union’s Erasmus+ Program. This one-day master teacher workshop is particularly geared toward middle school, high school, and community college educators, and will focus on contemporary issues in the European Union. Participants will receive a curriculum resource guide featuring classroom-ready lessons and resources. The World Affairs Council’s Global Classroom will facilitate the event and expert lecturers from UW and Europe will address:
- The rise of green parties in European and EU politics (especially in Germany)
- The European Commission and its proposed European Green Deal
- The balance between green energy, energy security, and geopolitical security
- Tricky tradeoffs between sustainability and economics in the EU
- And more!
If you have any questions or would like more information about the workshop, please reach out to Susanna Haley, Jean Monnet Outreach Coordinator, Center for West European Studies | EU Center Ellison Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies. Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington.