Abolition as a Black-Led Movement

Open to: All Teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: This event is brought to you by the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and the Center for Educators and Schools. 
During this virtual educator workshop, participants do the following:

  • Examine primary sources from the Schomburg Center to explore about the ways Black people are central to the story of abolition since the beginning of slavery; and
  • Learn about everyday resistance by lesser-known enslaved and free Black people.

In addition, participants will get a sneak peak of curriculum in development and receive advanced copies of related materials to use in the classroom.

1 CTLE credit for attending this event.

Key dates:  Thursday March 17 from 4:00p.m. – 5:00p.m.
Location: Virtual
Registration deadline: Thursday March 17
Take action: Register here
For more information: arturoaguero@nypl.org