Why The Humanities Matter Summer Institute for K-12 Teachers


** NOTICE ** This Workshop will be charged from the New 2019-2020 Allocated ETTC Hours.

Drawing on photography, literature, film and history, workshop leaders will explore the importance of the humanities to the social and political issues that shape our world. In addition to workshops on Stockton’s Atlantic City Campus, we will take a field trip to Philadelphia. Participants will come away from the 4-day institute with practical lesson plans, classroom activities and student project ideas that support the New Jersey Student Learning Standards. Breakfast and lunch will be provided each day.

Session topics include:
-Red Summer: Race Riots in the U.S., 1917 to 1923 - Prof. Wendel White
-Oceania in the Popular Imagination: Myths and Realities - Prof. Adam Miyashiro
-The History and Cultures of African Diaspora Communities Throughout America - Prof. Patricia Reid-Merritt

Beachfront housing is available, $24/night
For more information, visit: blogs.stockton.edu/humanities or contact Adalaine Holton adalaine.holton@stockton.edu.

The Why the Humanities Matter Summer Institute is sponsored by the Office of the President, School of Arts and Humanities, and the Master of Arts in American Studies at Stockton University

Audience: All Educators
Workshop Code: S20002
Dates: Monday July 15, 2019 | Tuesday July 16, 2019 | Wednesday July 17, 2019 | Thursday July 18, 2019

From: 9:00 to: 3:00

Cost: $200 OR 12 ETTC Hour(s). For info on membership, call the ETTC.

Instructor: For Instructors See Description
Location: Stockton University Atlantic City Campus

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