Please help spread the word. For more information, contact Karen Robinson Cloete, e-mail: email@example.com Thanks, Karen ------ We're in search of a few good educators The Human Rights Educators Network is in search of committed activists who meet the following criteria and who are ready to help lead the Amnesty International, USA's human rights education program into the next century: HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION STEERING COMMITTEE: The human rights education steering committee is committed to performing the multi-faceted tasks that build a human rights education culture within AIUSA and in our alliances with other NGOs and institutions. The goals of the network reflect the vision, organizational structure, and activities and program priorities of AIUSA. The human rights education steering committee 2000-2003: (**indicates available positions) Human Rights Education Steering Committee * Committee Chair * Experiential & Service-Learning** * Resource Development (curriculum and other methodologies)** * Human Rights & the Environment** * Serving Linguistically Diverse Communities** * Outreach & development of Human Rights Educators** * Staff Liaison Human Rights Education Advisory Board (includes but not limited to the following) * Editor of the 4th R, AIUSA's Human Rights Education newsletter * AIUSA Website Coordinator * Curriculum Coordinator * Board Liaison The work of the Human Rights Educators Steering Committee Members: I. Liaison with membership, regional and national staff, and steering committees on policy and action: - Organize workshops at regional conferences and Annual General Meeting (AGM) - In consultation with staff, assist in organizing workshops at key leadership meetings (networks, Student Area Coordinator and Area Coordinator trainings) - Act as resource person (at group meetings, give speeches, advise groups on outreach to other NGOs) in area of expertise - Answer questions regarding AI human rights education resources - Be a trainer on human rights education - Be a key resource person of a focus area and provide leadership in constituency building for that area - Participate in the decision-making process about human rights education activities in regions (through participation on the Regional Planning Group and in other ways) - Advise the campaign director on strategies, actions, etc. - Support the development of peer support groups within the regions. II. Liaison within wider AI movement and the community - Integrate human rights education at the AGM by organizing panels and a pre-conference experiential and/or service learning components with debriefing workshops that highlight the work of local NGOs in the city where the AGM is held - Coordinate human rights education actions with the national and international planning cycle - Identify and participate in the selection of national and regional education conferences that AIUSA educators should attend. We are actively seeking candidates of diverse backgrounds. This is a two year commitment with some flexibility as determined by program development over the initial three years. Letters of interest with resume should be mailed by Dec. 15 1999 to: Amnesty International Karen Robinson Cloete 322 8th Ave. New York, NY 10001 or firstname.lastname@example.org ======== Global Human Rights Education listserv ======== Send mail intended for the list to <email@example.com>. Archives of the list can be found at: http://www.hrea.org/lists/hr-education/ To subscribe to the list, send a message to <firstname.lastname@example.org>, with the following text in the message: subscribe hr-education To unsubscribe from the list, send a message to <email@example.com>, with the following text in the message: unsubscribe hr-education If you have problems (un)subscribing, contact <firstname.lastname@example.org>. *Por información en espanol, por favor contactar <email@example.com>. Pour assistance en francais, merci de contacter <firstname.lastname@example.org>. **You are welcome to reprint, copy, archive, quote or re-post this item, but please retain the original and listserv source.
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