Online Conference Workshop

Teaching About Nigeria in the High School or Community College Classroom

2:00 pm — 2:50 pm
Teaching Black History Conference

Come explore the readings, lessons, and videos that support students in learning about the history of Africa’s most populous country and the largest Black country in the world.  The unit is appropriate for world history, geography, and African studies courses.

This online workshop is part of the 2022 hybrid Teaching Black History Conference hosted by the Center for K–12 Black History and Racial Literacy Education at the University at Buffalo.

Co-sponsored by the 2022 Teaching Black History Conference
Register $0Per Person
collage of photos from the cover of the Choices Nigeria unit: a black and white photo of a group or men in a mix of traditional clothing and tuxedos, including Sir Kashim Ibrahim; a group of young women in colorful clothing hugging each other and holding a child; a black and white photo of Ukpabio of Adiabo and his family; three women in contemporary clothing working on laptops and smiling broadly

Participants will receive a 6-month Digital Editions license to the Choices Program’s curriculum unit about Nigeria.


This workshop is appropriate for any high school or college instructor that teaches about Africa.

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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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