Teaching Civil Rights in NYC: A Chancellor's Day Teacher Seminar
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EST)
New York, NY
Schomburg Education presents a day-long teacher's seminar that examines Civil Rights activities in New York City with the goal of aiding educators teach the local footprint of the movement in the context of the national events. This event is presented as part of the Schomburg Center's yearlong commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of Landmark Events of the Civil Rights Movement from 1963-1964.
Free teaching materials provided as part of the seminar. Full agenda to follow.
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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a research unit of The New York Public Library, is one of the world's leading research facilities devoted to the preservation of materials on the global African and African diasporan experiences. A focal point of Harlem's cultural life, the Center sponsors programs and events that illuminate and illustrate the richness of black history and culture.
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