The International Institute (II) offers a variety of activities and services that can be used for education on specific world regions for K-14 classes. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or comments. Visit our list of outreach coordinators if you are interested in a specific world region or global theme.
International Institute Programming
Visit our events calendar for public lectures, films, and other programs organized by II units.
World History Initiative
University of Michigan Programming
Visit events.umich.edu for an extensive list of events at the University of
Center & U-M Resources
Contemporary images from China submitted to the University of Michigan Center for Chinese Studies Photo Contest. Themes include: Imaging China (2009); China: Traditions New & Old (2007); and, China: A Time of Change (2006).
U-M’s Center for Japanese Studies offers K-14 educational materials, resources, and educator events to provide teachers and students with a means to explore Japanese culture and language, while developing an understanding of its significance within a global context.
Coordinated by the Nam Center for Korean Studies at the University of Michigan. Various themes. Free for use.
Lesson plans, curriculum units, and college syllabi on Europe and the European Union available through U-M’s Center for European Studies.
Lesson plans, bibliographies, and other resources for K-14 educators developed with support from U-M’s Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies.
Available through the Center for Southeast Asian Studies at the University of Michigan.
Resources for teaching and professional development available for download in a variety of disciplines.