Hear Bhavani Parpia at The Fulbright Symposium

Hear Bhavani Parpia at The Fulbright Symposium

ConnecTeach is proud to announce that Bhavani Parpia will present a talk entitled, “Resources and Best Practices for Global Educators” on April 27, 2019 at the Fulbright Symposium held at Southern Methodist University (SMU).

Admission is FREE.
Learn more and register
here.

Description

The Fulbright Symposium invites college students, K-12 educators, high school students, and community members from across North Texas to explore fellowship opportunities for global travel and cross-cultural exchange. Through the theme of “Human Rights and Global Education,” this community symposium seeks opportunities for mutual understanding and diverse perspectives in a divided world.

Attendees will receive hands-on advice from experts on how to start their Fulbright applications and pursue additional grants for international learning. Three hours of professional development (PD) credits are available for teacher attendees. The event includes a keynote address with Dr. Rick Halperin, opportunities for community networking, and a complimentary lunch for conference attendees. For more information, please contact Hope Anderson (heanderson@smu.edu) or Dr. Rachel Ball-Phillips (rmball@smu.edu).

Conference Hosts: Fulbright Association (Dallas Chapter), SMU National Student Fellowships, and the SMU Human Rights Program

Strategic Partners: World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth

This program has been made possible by support from the Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

Join ConnecTeach to Discuss Education as a Human Right

Join ConnecTeach to Discuss Education as a Human Right
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The International Conference on Education as a Human Right
Southern Methodist University
Saturday, March 28, 2015
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The Embrey Human Rights Program, ConnecTeach, and the World Affairs Council Dallas Fort Worth will host international and national experts addressing the critical issues impacting education which include:
•  Poverty and Education
•  Gender Equity and Education
•  Race and Education
•  Disability and Education

Lunch will be provided for $10.00.

Please register through this website link:
https://www.dfwworld.org/IEP/Register

High Schools that would like to attend, but bring a sack lunch instead, may register at NO cost throughjbowden@dfwworld.org.