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Teaching about Asia Workshop on the Island Nations of Southeast Asia
Michigan State University
July 12-16, 2010
This 30 hour course is designed to assist middle and high school
teachers in learning more about the Southeast Asian island nations of
Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, and Singapore and incorporating
lessons on this important region into their classes. The Summer 2010
seminar will be held July 12-16 in 303 International Center on the
campus of Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. This
professional development opportunity is offered without cost, and each
participant will receive course materials and 3.0 SB-CEUs upon
successful completion of the course. Visit http://asia.isp.msu.edu/outreach/workshops.htm
for more information and registration materials.

William Londo Ph.D.
Associate Director
Asian Studies Center
Michigan State University

Project-Based Learning Camp
July 12-August 6, 2010
Facilitated by Suzie Boss, co-author of Reinventing Project-Based

Project-based learning takes time and collaboration to develop an
idea, connect it to your state's standards, and pull together all the
pieces. This summer, join us as we go step-by-step through the
process. It's a 4-week online camp and it's free.
By the end of the four weeks, you will have:
A project plan, including time lines and assessments
A variety of resources, including a reading list, useful websites and
A network of educators with PBL experience
Experience and confidence about moving ahead with your project this
Participants will work together to brainstorm on the design of a
project that challenges students to respond to the Gulf of Mexico oil
spill, but we expect discussions will branch off in a variety of
directions as participants focus on particular content areas or grade
levels. You can bring your own project idea to the camp. It's all
about providing you with support, structure, and helpful feedback
during the project-planning process. And because it all happens
online, you can work from anywhere, at any time that's convenient for
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