Young Adult Literature that Teaches the Importance of Identity, History and Choices (MOT)

Course Available
1 Unit
Los Angeles
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for Museum of Tolerance Workshop Participants Only

Stories have the power to transform the way young people see themselves and others. Set in the experiential Museum of Tolerance, this special workshop uses Red Scarf Girl, the Diary of Anne Frank and Wonder, as well as other literary resources to examine ways to engage youth in thinking about identity, analyzing adolescent choices, and reflecting on the impact of history on individuals.

Course Details

Number of Units: 1.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course is designed for Pre K-12 educators, Teacher Candidates, Administrators, Specialists and Classified Staff. Course credit may be used for salary advancement and/or professional development. Please contact your district/school for prior approval.

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Course Date Units Price
EDC-X708N – 006 01 Jan 202231 Dec 2022 1 $79

Young Adult Literature that Teaches the Importance of Identity, History and Choices (MOT)

01 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
1
$79
Credit Validation

Course Format: Workshop

Location: Museum of Tolerance, 9786 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90035

Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

Enrollment Open Through: December 31, 2022 (11:59pm PST)

What You Will Learn

  • Common Core aligned strategies to educate and empower your students
  • Equipped with practical literacy strategies, using rich primary sources and historical background materials along with interactive strategies for teaching memoir as information text

Instructors

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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

Key Benefits of Credit Validation Courses

Make Your Work Count

Earn credit for your previous work in trainings, workshops, and conferences through a simple process.

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Save money by earning credit for work you completed and get one step closer to salary advancement.

Work Towards a Degree

Many receiving institutions may accept credits towards degree programs, giving you a head start in earning a graduate degree.