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Educator Workshop

Deepening Our Understanding: Race and Racism in American Life
Saturday, December 9, at The Field Museum
Saturday, December 16, at the Chicago History Museum
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 6 PD hours

In this two-part workshop, examine race and racism in the contexts of science, history, and contemporary life through two compelling exhibitions: Looking at Ourselves: Rethinking the Sculptures of Malvina Hoffman and Race: Are We So Different? Discover strategies and resources that will help you incorporate these important issues into your instruction. Educators must attend both sessions to receive full credit. FREE, registration is required.

Registration closed; event has reached capacity.

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In-Service Programs

Are you interested in a custom in-service experience?
We’re happy to plan with you. To start a conversation, e-mail Heidi Moisan, school programs manager, at [email protected]


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