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This is an AEF hosted event
This one-day program has been designed in conjunction with the Independent Schools Victoria. It is designed for both school leaders and teachers, to build their capacity to lead and facilitate intercultural dialogue with students.
This one-day program has been designed in conjunction with the Independent Schools Victoria.It is designed for both school leaders and teachers, to build their capacity to lead and facilitate intercultural dialogue with students.
For more information about this event please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (03) 8344 3590.
Participants will explore the purpose and basic principles of engaging in intercultural dialogue focused on topical issues for which there are multiple, and at times, conflicting perspectives. Dialogue is presented as a teaching and learning tool that can help foster intercultural understanding, inspire co-created solutions and resolve cross-cultural conflict.
Participants will explore:
· key terms and concepts related to culture and cultural diversity
· the purpose of helping students engage in intercultural dialogue
· the principles of engaging in intercultural dialogue around contested issues of concern
· how intercultural dialogue can help foster a culturally responsive school culture
· the use of intercultural dialogue as part of teaching and learning in the humanities, social sciences and in English
· intercultural dialogue as a tool for developing intercultural understanding and tackling cross-cultural conflict.
Date: Thursday 27 April
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Venue: ISV Seminar Room, 40 Rosslyn Street, West Melbourne VIC 3003
Start:27 April 2017, 09:00AM
End:27 April 2017, 03:00PM