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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.



 Dialoguing with Diversity
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.   

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
For more information about this event please contact aef-support@asialink.unimelb.edu.au or (03) 8344 3590.

When

Start:27 April 2017, 09:00AM

End:27 April 2017, 03:00PM

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