2010 Educator Workshop: Korean Culture and History in the Classroom

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Join us for the Center for Korean Studies’ first annual workshop for educators. Prepare to immerse yourself in Korean history and culture, as this day-long workshop will be filled with special presentations from Korean history scholars, authentic Korean cuisine, as well as cultural activities to enjoy. Learn about Korean history and culture with Dr. Mark Peterson, esteemed Korean Studies scholar, who will present on the role of family, women, and religions in Korean society. Monica Kim, U-M Korean Studies Ph.D. candidate and former middle school history teacher, will give an in-depth interactive presentation about framing the Korean war within multiple contexts. End the day with a tour of the Asia library with Korean Studies librarian Yunah Sung, followed by an overview of the numerous library resources available to K-14 educators.