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Local Outreach Initiatives and Teacher Training Workshops

LACS Curriculum Development Workshops

Thematic day-long workshops for local K-12 teachers to learn about important topics in Latin America and the Caribbean and integrate new content into their curriculum. SCECH credit available.

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2017 Feature Event

LACS Teacher Training Workshop
June 29, 2017 | 8:30 am-4:30 pm | University of Michigan

Health in Latin America: From Indigenous Healing to Biomedicine

The Zika outbreak in Latin America, Indigenous healing practices in Mexico, public health in Cuba, and more.

Cosponsored by International Institute. This event is funded in part by a Title VI Federal Grant from the US Department of Education.

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Indigenous Languages Outreach Program

LACS works with a variety of local K-12 schools to bring instructional materials and music and dance demonstrations to the classroom to spread awareness of Latin American indigenous languages and cultures.

For more information on this project, please contact Indigenous Languages Program Coordinator Howard Tsai at hitsai@umich.edu

LACS is proud to support the following local programs:

The Ann Arbor Language Partnership »

U-M Spanish Language Internship Program »

En Nuestra Lengua »