Open to: All teachers.
Opportunity at a Glance: When slavery ended in 1865, a period of Reconstruction began, leading to such achievements as the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendments to the Constitution. But efforts to create an interracial democracy were contested from the start. Tour our exhibition Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow and engage in hands-on classroom activities to discover how black Americans advocated for full citizenship in the face of mounting backlash. Coffee will be served. Participants will receive 5.5 CTLE hours. $35 per person ($30 for members).
Key dates: Monday, January 28, 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Registration Deadline: Monday, January 28.
Location: New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West.