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National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) Conference


EARC seminar leader Tese Wintz Neighbor and EARC Assistant Director Yurika Kurakata presented at the annual NCSS conference.

Asia Matters: What Your Students Need to Know

Friday, December 2, 2016
8:45 am to 9:45 am
147B Convention Center

Walk in to explore the dramatic and dynamic changes taking place across Asia today. Walk out with dozens of ready-to-go lessons designed to stimulate student curiosity about why Asia matters. Presenters: Tese Wintz Neighbor and Yurika Kurakata

Other East Asia sessions

All sessions were during the NCSS conference, Friday-Sunday, December 2-4, 2016 in Washington, DC:
  • Through Chinatown’s Eyes: Racial Identity during Washington, DC’s 1968 Riots. Friday, 8:45-9:45 am
  • Questions of Citizenship: An Inquiry into Human Rights in Asia. Friday, 3:45-4:45 pm
  • Why Is the Korean Peninsula Still Divided? Why Should Americans Care? Friday, 3:45-4:45 pm
  • Ten-Day Study Tour to Japan. Saturday, 10:30-11:30 am
  • Calculating the Cult of Personality during the Cultural Revolution. Saturday, 10:30-11:30 am
  • China in Transition: Economic Development, Migration, and Education. Saturday, 1:30-2:30 pm
  • World War II: Three Countries’ Perspectives (poster session). Saturday, 1:30-2:30 pm
  • China: Secondary School Curriculum with a Cinematic Edge (poster session). Saturday, 1:30-2:30 pm

For more information, visit the NCSS conference website.