2017 ASTC Annual Conference (October 21-24)

Inspiring Cultural Empathy in Early Learners through Anthropology (Poster Presentation)

Saturday, October 21, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Convention Center
Session Leader:
Daniel Zeiger, American Museum of Natural History
Presenters:
Annie Gentile, American Museum of Natural History and Arline Lee, American Museum of Natural History

Teaching cultural anthropology to early learners is an important part of creating empathetic and globally minded citizens. Drawing from multiple types of offerings, this poster will present inspiration for new educational opportunities and an understanding of how to teach cultures other than one’s own in a sensitive and respectful manner.