Summer school for secondary school teachers - January 2013: Europe in the 21st century: Power, leadership & crisis

The 2013 European Studies Summer School offers a unique opportunity to engage with expert speakers on topics that complement secondary school curricula. The three-day intensive program is aimed at teachers of:

  • History
  • Global politics
  • Social and cultural studies
  • Economics
  • European languages

The program features interactive sessions with senior academics and practitioners, multiple case studies, interdisciplinary approach, and practical suggestions for incorporation of resources into the classroom setting. Excursions to European cultural institutions are included.

Day 1: Europe, Power & Leadership
Day 2: Europe & Crisis
Day 3: Europe-Australia Relations

Themes covered:

  • Global leadership and trade
  • Development and aid
  • Migration and refugees
  • Multiculturalism
  • Global security and conflict
  • Environmental challenges
  • Climate change

Participation is free for all teachers from Australian and New Zealand secondary schools. A small number of travel and accommodation bursaries are also available.

For more information, or to register your interest, contact the Monash European and EU Centre on
+61 3 9903 4638 or email A detailed program will available in late 2012.

Partner institutions are:

  • Monash European and EU Centre
  • ANU Centre for European Studies
  • European Union Centre at RMIT
  • National Centre for Research on  Europe, New Zealand
  • with support of the European Commission

To view the flyer for this event please see: Europe in the 21st century: Power, leadership & crisis.

Date & time

Wed 16 Jan 2013, 12am – Fri 18 Jan 2013, 12am


Melbourne, Australia


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