Teaching and Curriculum Resources

Through their overseas learning experiences, participants in CAORC’s Faculty Development Seminars have developed a wide range of courses, modules, assignments, and teaching materials to support U.S. educators in teaching students about various parts of the world. Look through the regions below to find learning materials that might be appropriate for your classroom. New content is being added all the time, so check back regularly.


For questions or comments, please email info@caorc.org with the subject line “FDS Teaching Resources.” CAORC’s faculty development seminars are generously supported by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. 

Educational Resources from CAORC's Member Centers


Several of CAORC’s member centers have developed curricular materials and course modules that are specifically designed to support college faculty in teaching about certain countries, world regions, and global social, cultural, and political issues. Click on the links below to access these educational resources.

Resource Library: Explore a collection of articles, videos, slideshows and more covering all areas of Egypt's rich history and cultural heritage

American Research Center In Egypt



Digital Archive

American Center of Research



This Month in Mongolian Studies

American Center for Mongolian Studies




Teaching Resources

The Tangier American Legation Institute for Moroccan Studies



Primary Education Resources

American Institute of Pakistan Studies



Teaching Resources

American Research Institute in Turkey



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Teaching about Sri Lanka

American Institute for Sri Lankan Studies



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Curricular Materials for the Caucasus

American Research Institute of the South Caucasus



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Diversity and Tolerance in the Islam of West Africa

West African Research Association