This workshop featured four speakers: one on Mayan astronomy and science in the ancient Americas, one on currency and its political symbolism within the Middle East, and one on Arab star lore. There was a working lunch in which teachers worked in groups and discussed classroom applications of the material. Teachers received 5 professional development credits, lunch, and a packet of resources for use in their classrooms.
The Program Featured:
- Quality program sessions by excellent professors and teachers
- A resource packet provided free to all participants
- Lunch provided free of charge
- 5 professional development hours