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Black History 360°: The Schomburg's 7th Annual Summer Education Institute 2016

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BLACK HISTORY 360: THE SCHOMBURG’S SUMMER EDUCATION INSTITUTE 2016

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR K-16 TEACHERS, COMMUNITY EDUCATORS, COLLEGE FACULTY, AND  COLLEGE STUDENTS.

July 18th - 22nd, 2016 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Join hundreds of K-16 educators and premier scholars from across the country for a spectacular “education vacation” at the Schomburg Center featuring lectures, interactive workshops, curriculum labs, curator talks and community walks that explore the history and cultures of African Americans and African peoples throughout the Diaspora.  Educators will gain valuable content knowledge and learn inquiry-based approaches to teaching across the grades using the Schomburg’s rich primary resource collections on-site and online. @SchomburgEd  #blackhistory360

TO REGISTER:  Click Here or go to www.schomburgcenter.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline EXTENDED: July 15, 2016

 

AGENDA AT A GLANCE
As of June 10th, 2016


MONDAY, JULY 18 | African Art, History and Literature

Lecture Presentation: “Ancient African Art & Civilization”  

Networking Session

Lecture Presentation: “Encounters with Race in American Art”

Workshop: “Ideas of Africa: African Writers Speak Back ”

Curriculum Lab: “Images of the Black in Western Art”

 

TUESDAY, JULY 19 | Transatlantic Slavery: Memory and Truth

Lecture Presentation: “Slavery and Resistance”

Educators Roundtable: Teaching Slavery

Collection Presentation: "How Archives Give Voice to the Past"

Collection Presentation: "Using Historical Images to Teach Slavery"

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 20 | Ethnicity, Migration and Social Change

Guided Museum Visits: Brooklyn Museum and El Museo del Barrio

Lecture Presentation: TBA

Collection Presentation: “Visualizing Segregation: The Photography of Gordon Parks”

Collection Presentation: “Teaching the Negro Motorist Green Books”

 

THURSDAY, JULY 21 | The 50th Anniversary of the Black Power Movement

Lecture Presentation: “Rethinking the Black Freedom Movement”

Film Screening and Discussion: Free Angela and all Political Prisoners

Workshop: "Teaching the Black Power Movement through Language and Literature"

Exhibition Presentation: Black Power 50

 

FRIDAY, JULY 22 | Hip Hop and the Politics of Music and Culture

Lecture Presentation: “Hip Hop Revolution: The Culture and Politics of Rap”

Schomburg’s Hip Hop History Curriculum Preview

Curriculum Lab: Lyrically Speaking: Hip Hop History

Curriculum Lab: Hip Hop Global: Immigration, Migration and Global Politics

Film Screening and Discussion: Rubble Kings

Closing Reception

 

REGISTRATION FEES*:  

General: $500/week ; or $125 per day.

College Students & Seniors:  $400/week ; or $100 per day.

TO REGISTER:  Click Here or go to www.schomburgcenter.eventbrite.com
or DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORM below and return it with payment to Schomburg Center's Education Department


For more information:

Visit:  schomburgcenter.org/blackhistory360

Email:  schomburged@nypl.org

Call:  (212) 491-2272

 

Registration Deadline EXTENDED: July 15, 2016

Limited WALK-IN registration may be available, if space permits.

 

Join the Schomburg Education Community:

Like us on Facebook www.facebook.com/schomburgeducation

Follow us on Twitter @SchomburgEd #blackhistory360

*The Schomburg Summer Education Institute is funded solely by registration fees which are used to pay for event costs, honoraria, program materials, and teacher resources.

 

 

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