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
Explore the Choices Program curriculum unit Racial Slavery in the Americas: Resistance, Freedom, and Legacies and engage in lessons and activities from the curriculum. The unit supports both students’ and teachers’ inquiry into a global history of slavery and its legacies. It includes student readings and lessons on the human geography of the transatlantic slave trade; data, primary source, and art analysis; Juneteenth; reparative justice; public memorials; and more.
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This workshop is included with registration for the NYSCSS Annual Convention. All workshop participants will receive a three-month digital license to the Racial Slavery in the Americas curriculum unit.
All middle and high school U.S. history, world history, and ethnic studies educators as well as administrators are welcome to attend.