This unit provides a wide-ranging overview of racial slavery in the Americas and the opportunity for students to consider how the past shapes the present.
Racial Slavery in the Americas: Resistance, Freedom, and Legacies
Join the Choices Program for this session at the Teaching Black History Conference. Are you planning to teaching about the slave trade, abolition, or the legacies of the slave trade? Or do you have a world history class that covers the Haitian Revolution or slavery in Brazil or Cuba? Join us to explore the wide-ranging curriculum unit, Racial Slavery in the Americas: Resistance, Freedom, and Legacies, which is a perfect fit for any U.S. or world history course. You must register for the conference to attend this session.Co-sponsored by the K-12 Center for Black History and Racial Literacy Education at the University of Buffalo
Session participants will receive a one-year Digital Editions license for the Racial Slavery in the Americas unit.
This session is open to all Teaching Black History Conference participants. It is most appropriate for any educator who will be teaching about the history of the Atlantic world slave trade and its legacies today, and anyone who is looking for new lessons, readings, and videos to supplement or enhance their teaching.