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Advancing Proficiency in African American History

Beyond Facts and Figures: Advancing Proficiency in African American History

A professional learning opportunity for Virginia educators.

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Investigate the past.....explore the present. Think critically and creatively about the future.

This professional learning opportunity is offered to Virginia educators who teach history. Originally offered to the inaugural cohort of history teachers piloting the African American History elective course in Virginia, this series addresses the critical skills needed to develop and sustain a culturally responsive and inclusive classroom. Participants will gain a better understanding of cultural competence as they explore how race, equity, and culture has impacted history. 

This series includes five, 90-minute professional learning seminars for Virginia history teachers. All sessions will be held virtually on Thursdays beginning at 5:00 p.m. 

Fall dates and registration information will be posted by September 1, 2021.



Virginia Commonwealth University

Office of Strategic Engagement
VCU School of Education
Oliver Hall - 1015 West Main St.
Box 842020
Richmond, Virginia 23284-2020

(804) 828-6727

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