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Facilitating Dialogue on Difficult Histories

Presented by Rivers of Steel at Rivers of Steel: Bost Building, Homestead PA

Jan 10 2019
Facilitating Dialogue on Difficult Histories

A 4-part workshop to gains skills in fostering productive dialogues around difficult topic was teaching or interpreting history.

Do you work in a field that interprets the past? As an educator, docent, historian or artist, have you struggled to facilitate a conversation around a difficult or contested history?

If so, join Rivers of Steel and the National Park Service in a four-part workshop presented by trainers from the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience. Learn methods in which to challenge visitor preconceptions and foster productive dialogue.
The series begins with an introductory webinar
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The introductory webinar is free. Register here.
The February in-person workshops are scheduled to occur at the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area Visitors’ Center in Homestead, PA. Registration will be $45 and includes meals. Space is limited. Additional registration details will be provided during the January 10 webinar.

Email: education@riversofsteel.com

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Rivers of Steel: Bost Building

623 East Eighth Ave, Homestead, PA 15120

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