Lessons from Pandemics Past: What the Spanish Flu Can Teach

Open to: All Teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: The Covid 19 crisis has made the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic more relevant than ever to students and educators.  Join author Kenneth C. Davis as he pulls back the curtain on the research he did for his book, MORE DEADLY THAN WAR: The Hidden History of the Spanish Flu and the First World War.  Kenneth Davis will discuss what our school communities can learn from this history as we live through another pandemic. Takeaway primary sources suited for student engagement with this fascinating and highly relevant history.  As an added bonus, all attendees will be entered to win one complimentary copy of MORE DEADLY THAN WAR!
Key dates:  Tuesday, February 9th, 4:00p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Online via Zoom
Registration deadline: 02/08/2021

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For more information: Charlie Rudoy, crudoy@bklynlibrary.org