Introductory Webinar

Racial Slavery in the Americas: Resistance, Freedom, and Legacies

4:00 pm
LICSS Webinar

Join the Long Island Council for the Social Studies and the Choices Program to view the program’s newest curriculum unit, Racial Slavery in the Americas: Resistance, Freedom, and Legacies. The introductory webinar will walk participants through the readings, lessons, and videos that comprise the 10-15 day curriculum unit, which is appropriate for a high school audience. Participants will experience an art analysis lesson from the unit.

The statue of Le Marron Inconnu in Haiti showing a freed person blowing a conch shell pointed to the sky. The statue is set against a backdrop of buildings, palm trees, and hills.

This webinar is free to members of the Long Island Council for the Social Studies.

Participants will receive a free one-year Digital Editions license for the curriculum unit.


This webinar is appropriate for high school history, social studies, and humanities teachers, including AP and IB educators.

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Mimi Stephens

Choices Director of Sales and Professional Development
Mimi is the Director of Professional Development for the Choices Program. Prior to joining the Choices Program in 2011, Mimi worked at Clark University where she served as the Director of the Teacher Center for Global Studies supporting K12 social studies teachers throughout Massachusetts for more than 20 years. Mimi holds a Masters in International Development and Social Change from Clark University.
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