Mapae Grant: Two Horses – Patrick Whelan

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Florida Council of Independent Schools (Virtual Conference)

Longtime supporter of the WDHE, Patrick Whelan, hosted a presentation at the fall conference for the Florida Council of Independent Schools. The presentation reached approximately 40 participants.

Promoting Global Education

Patrick Whelan’s, Global Education in the Social Studies Classroom, introduced participants to WHDE resources, using Korea as means for interdisciplinary global education. The presentation highlighted current events, history, religious studies and economics, showcasing Korean War veteran perspectives.

In addition, Patrick introduced participants to the wealth of teacher/student-ready resources found on the Korean War Legacy Foundation and the World History Digital Education Foundation websites.

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