John F. Kennedy: Citizen of the World

Monday, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Dave Powers Room, Kennedy Library

Presenter: Sam Rubin, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

How can JFK’s life and presidency provide a lens for global studies in grades 6-8? Participants will sample primary sources, exhibits and activities featured in a museum program that challenges students to consider what it means to be a citizen of the world. They will also be introduced to Kennedy Library digital resources for teaching about other countries and cultures.

Target Audience

  • Middle School

Subject Area:

  • World Geography
  • History
  • Civics