Join the Human Rights Education Community at a Reception honoring the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
“National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) recognizes the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), December 10, 2018, as a significant historical milestone in the development of a global civic culture based on respect, fairness and dignity for all. … NCSS urges all participants in the 2018 NCSS Annual Conference to … engage with the NCSS Human Rights Education Community in building human rights awareness into the educational experience of every student. (https://www.socialstudies.org/tssp/ncss-honors-70-years-universal-declar...).”
Meet-and-Greet the NCSS HRE Community for light refreshments and a no-host bar, sharing resources and information for re-vitalizing the story of our journey to human rights with classroom and community-centered teaching and learning. Meet special guest Karen Robinson, Senior Education and Training Manager for Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights , the 2018 recipient of the Edward O’Brien Human Rights Educator Award (to be presented at the reception).