Students explore Africa in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and consider the changes colonialism imposed on African governments, economies, and societies. Students consider some of the ways Africans responded to European colonialism.
Teaching About Contested Issues in U.S. and World History: The Choices Approach
Our workshops are completely interactive, so be ready to be engaged and inspired!
Participants will be immersed in the Choices Program’s units The Civil War and the Meaning of Liberty and Colonization and Independence in Africa. Both units are provided in print and and in Digital Editions (one-year license). Participants will discuss ways to adapt these units to specific classroom goals.
All participants receive the print format and a one-year, school-wide Digital Editions license for the following units:
Lunches and a certificate of completion are also included.
Pre-registration is required.
Early registration is advised.
“I came away from the workshop with so many ideas on how to use the materials. I just love the Choices Program and you did an excellent job facilitating the workshop.”
– Maraid, New Jersey
This interactive workshop is appropriate for middle and high school history, social studies, and humanities teachers, including AP and IB educators.
“Thank you again for a great session. One of the best PD experiences I have had in years.”
– Connie, Teacher from Connecticut