The World Affairs Council’s Summer Institute for Teachers provides educators with new content and tools to prepare students for an interdependent and rapidly changing world. The 2018 Institute will feature briefings by experts on various topics, such as: the European Union; Russia; National Security; Transnational Threats; and Human Trafficking.

Date: Tuesday, June 19 – Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Time: 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
Venue: Duquesne University

Keynote Presenter

Dr. Seth Jones
Director, Transnational Threats Project
Senior Adviser, International Security Program,
Center for Strategic and International Studies

Who Should Attend?

  • Middle through high school teachers from all content areas
  • Administrators
  • Curriculum specialists

Benefits of Attending

  • Get the training and the resources you need to help your students understand today’s ever-changing global realities.
  • Connect with professionals in the field.
  • Develop and enhance curricula to support a greater understanding of global issues.
  • Earn Act 48 credit.

$40 registration fee. Breakfast and lunch are included on both days.

The Summer Institute for Teachers is made possible in part through the generous support of the Henry C. Frick Educational Fund of The Buhl Foundation.