High School Chancellor’s Day: Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow

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.

Take action: Register to attend High School Chancellor’s Day: Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow.

For more information: Explore the full descriptions of each workshop by visiting the workshop calendaremail Schuyler Schuler or call 212-873-3400 ext. 510.