Exploring Global Stories Locally is a program for teachers, librarians, and anyone who wants to explore local and global stories of migration. It will be held on Saturday, June 27, 2015 in Fall River, Wisconsin. The program will include a keynote address and writing workshop with award-winning author Karen Lynn Williams and presentations on the history of the Hmong, Mexican, Norwegian and other immigrant groups in northern Wisconsin.
Visit the website for more information & to register today! Registration deadline is June 18.
WIOC’s mission is to share resources, collaboratively support international and global awareness, and inspire critical thinking about the complexities of our world. We provide resources and expertise on world areas to K-12 teachers, postsecondary educators, businesses, the media, and the community at large.
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