The Korean War, Past and PresentJaewoo Kwon2023-08-10T16:34:13-07:00
K-12 TEACHER WORKSHOP ON KOREAN HISTORY AND CULTURE: THE KOREAN WAR, PAST AND PRESENT
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2023 in ROYCE 314, UCLA
UCLA Center for Korean Studies and the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Los Angeles are proud to present this in-person workshop for K-12 educators to learn about 20th-century Korea and how to apply history, literature, and popular culture into their curricula.
In recognition of the 70th anniversary of the Korea-US Alliance, this workshop will look at the Korean War and its continued impact today.
Participants will receive complimentary parking, refreshments and lunch, and resources to take back to their classrooms.
Free but limited to first 70 educators who register using the QR code below.
09:15AM – 09:30AM
Check-in, coffee and pastries, video
09:30AM – 10:00AM
Welcome remarks and introductory presentation
10:15AM – 11:15AM
Session 1. Korean War, Past and Present
11:30AM – 12:30AM
Session 2. Korean War in Literature
(separate sections for K-5 and 6-12 classrooms)
12:30AM – 01:45AM
Korean lunch and sijo-writing contest
01:45AM – 02:45AM
Session 3. Korean War in Film and Drama
03:00AM – 04:00AM
Session 4. Discussion: How to Incorporate Korea into K-12 Classrooms