Act 48

Before There Was History, There Was Choice: A Deliberative Forum

Date: Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location: Heinz History Center
Act 48 Hours: 5 hours
Audience: Middle and high school educators
Cost: FREE, including continental breakfast and lunch, thanks to the support of the Kettering Foundation

Join in a forum designed to illuminate the process of civic deliberation, where participants deliberate on a series of choices and trade-offs. After participating in a forum and learning about how to frame deliberative options, educators will use the History Center’s core exhibition, Pittsburgh: A Tradition of Innovation, to draft their own deliberative framework. Teachers will be provided with information and resources on how to utilize the deliberative forum process in their classrooms.

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