Thursday, April 1, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.,
Online Workshop (Zoom)

Please register online. TLC Credit: Traditional

Click to access the BTLC Zoom Meeting Room to attend this workshop. 

Presenter: Abby Watkins

Abby is an Education Program Associate and coordinates the Population Education workshops, staff trips, and program outreach in the southeastern part of the U.S. She leads workshops throughout the States and is involved with the World of 7 Billion student video contest. Abby previously served as the Population Education Fellow. She holds a BA in History from UCLA and previously taught English to college students in Los Angeles and Hong Kong.

Discover interdisciplinary lessons that connect secondary social studies and science learners with relevant local issues, global challenges, and real-world data. Engage in games, simulations, hands-on demonstrations, and discussions that explore human population growth and related social and environmental issues in this interactive workshop. Receive a code to access an online library of over 60 classroom-ready, standards-aligned lesson plans, digital tools for virtual teaching, along with readings, infographics, and other classroom resources.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Baker Teacher Leader Center, 319-335-5623, in advance.