Oral History for Educators: Amplifying Unheard Voices in the Classroom

Open to: All Teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: Join the The New York Public Library’s (NYPL’s) Center for Educators & Schools and Voice of Witness during a two-part, interactive workshop introducing strategies for using oral history in the classroom.  Each workshop will provide participants with tools for placing student, family, and community stories at the heart of their curriculum.  Voice of Witness seeks to amplify unheard voices through narrative art, and will teach participants how to utilize oral history to promote active listening and empathy, and to nurture inclusive spaces for student storytelling.

This is a two-part series taking place Wednesday April 6th and Wednesday April 13th.

Attendees will be awarded 2 CTLE credits for each session.
Key dates: 

  • Wednesday April 6  from 4:00p.m. – 6:00p.m.
  • Wednesday April 13 from 4:00p.m. – 6:00p.m.

Location: Virtual
Registration deadline: 04/06/2022
Take action: Register here
For more information: arturoaguero@nypl.org