Gender Matters: A Summer Workshop for Educators

Monday, August 5, 2019 - 8:00am to Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 5:00pm
Gender Matters

Harvard University Campus
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Join other curious, engaged, global-minded educators to explore Gender Matters this summer at Harvard!


  • What is gender—biologically, culturally?
  • What is the state of gender equality globally?
  • How does gender shape access, opportunities, and systems?
  • How do our students understand gender?
  • What can we do to create safe, affirming, equitable classrooms?

Benefits to Educators

  • Dual focus on content and pedagogy
  • Presentations and case studies by scholars and practitioners
  • Introduction to classroom-ready resources
  • Option to earn PDPs and/or graduate credit

How to Participate

  • Application-based selection process
  • Deadline: April 5, 2019
  • Notifications issued in late April
  • Cost of participation only $75 per person

Community college educators from outside Massachusetts are eligible to receive limited travel reimbursement.

Learn more on the Global Studies Outreach Committee website.

Register here.

Sponsored by the Global Studies Outreach Committee, a collaboration among regional and internationally focused centers and programs at Harvard that share a commitment to conduct educational outreach throughout New England and beyond.

For more information, please write to Cris Martin, Davis Center Outreach Director, at