K-12 Educator Events

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LACIS K-16 Educator Events/Workshops

2022 CLACS Summer Teacher Institute: “African-descended communities of Spanish America”

July 11-13, 2022 | MORE INFORMATION

Cost: $90 in-service teachers / $30 education students

Modest travel funding available for educators attending from a distance.


World Cinema Day 2022!

April 8, 2022 | REGISTER!

After a COVID-related hiatus, World Cinema Day is back as part of the annual Wisconsin Film Festival!

World Cinema Day brings middle and high school students and teachers to Madison for a special FREE screening of a high-quality, international film with an introduction before the film and a brief Q&A/discussion after the film led by a regional expert from UW-Madison. This is an annual event held in conjunction with the Wisconsin Film Festival.

The deadline to register is Monday, April 4th, 2022.

Mission Ulja Funk (Germany, 2021, 1h 32m)
with introduction and discussion led by Matthew Greene
10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Friday, April 08, 2022*
Shannon Hall, 800 Langdon St, Madison, WI 53706

*Film screening starts at 11, but school groups are encouraged to arrive by 10:30. Please note that a mask mandate is still in place for minors and staff working with minors while on the UW-Madison campus.


(VIRTUAL) Global Learning Summit 2022: Glocal Learning Inside-Out

April 9, 2022 via Zoom | REGISTER HERE

WI Department of Public Instruction (DPI) and the Institute for Regional and International Studies (IRIS) at UW-Madison are co-sponsoring this special event. Early registration is available for DPI approved Global Scholars Program teachers, with up to 10 students (February 18th-March 4th).

Registration for remaining teacher and student seats will be available between March 7th and 18th.

*The first 80 teachers from Global Scholars Program sites will receive a complimentary copy of “Becoming a Globally Competent Educator” by Ariel Tichnor Wagner!

Other Universities/Colleges K-16 Educator Events/Workshops

Teaching in Times of Crisis: Learning from Educators Around the World: Webinar Series for K-12 Educators (from Indiana University)

Join us in this four-part webinar series to learn how educators around the world have responded to the Coronavirus pandemic and other crises. Hear how teachers in varying settings have navigated extreme turbulence and uncertainty while finding creative ways to teach and support their students. Participants will have opportunities to reflect upon their experiences and contribute to this global discussion. (See flyer attached)

Ongoing Uncertainties: Reflections on a Turbulent Year
Thursday, July 1, from 10 am-12 pm ET

Equity and Inclusion in the Face of Crisis
Thursday, July 8, from 10 am – 12 pm ET

Government Support for Teachers: What Do We Have and What Do We Need?
Thursday, July 15, from 10 am – 12 pm ET

Looking Ahead: The Role of Teachers in Recovery and Preparedness
Thursday, July 22, from 7-9pm ET

For more information and to register, click HERE

Participants will receive a certificate for 2 credits hours of PD for each webinar attended

Presented by Indiana University Title VI Centers in collaboration with the Inter-agency Network for Education in Emergencies