Memphis Events

2019

July

  • 1
    Teaching Red Scarf Girl
    Online
    Self-paced Workshop

    Teaching Red Scarf Girl

    This interactive self-paced workshop helps teachers develop a customized plan for teaching Red Scarf Girl informed by Facing History’s approach.

    Online
  • 1
    Getting Started with Holocaust and Human Behavior
    Online
    Self-paced Workshop

    Getting Started with Holocaust and Human Behavior

    This interactive self-paced workshop will support you in teaching a short unit of study of Holocaust and Human Behavior.

    Online
2020

February

  • 27
    Teaching the Reconstruction Era
    Online
    Online Course
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    A New Approach to Teaching the Reconstruction Era

    This interactive online course for middle- and high-school teachers explores the Reconstruction era in the United States and the construction of American identity. It includes Facing History’s free teaching resource The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility of Democracy.

    February 27, 2020 - April 1, 2020
    Online

March

  • 19
    Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird
    Online
    Online Course
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    A New Approach to Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird

    Join us for our online course which will help you bring a fresh approach to exploring Harper Lee’s classic work with your students.
    March 19, 2020 - April 29, 2020
    Online
  • 19
    Holocaust and Human Behavior
    Online
    Online Course
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    Holocaust and Human Behavior

    In today’s global climate, the urgency of sustaining democratic societies that are pluralistic, open, and resilient to violence is more pressing than ever. Studying the Holocaust and human behavior allows students to wrestle with profound moral questions raised by this history while fostering their skills in ethical and moral reasoning, critical analysis, empathy, and civic engagement—all of which are critical habits of mind for sustaining democracy.
    March 19, 2020 - April 29, 2020
    Online
  • 26
    Stolen Lives
    Online
    Online Course
    50.00 CAD

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    Stolen Lives: Indigenous Peoples of Canada and Residential Schools

    In this online course, we will explore the history of Canada’s Residential Schools through primary source texts and survivors’ personal testimonies to better understand the devastating history and long lasting impact on former students, their families, and entire Indigenous communities.
    March 26, 2020 - May 6, 2020
    Online

April

  • 1
    A Conversation with Dolores Huerta
    Online
    Webinar

    Becoming an Activist: A Conversation with Dolores Huerta

    Join us for a conversation with Dolores Huerta, civil rights icon and co-founder of the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA), where we'll discuss her life's work, her current activism, and our new lessons on the United Farm Workers.  
    Online
    April 1, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • 2
    Writing for Deeper Learning
    Online
    Webinar

    Literacy with a Social Studies Lens: Writing for Deeper Learning

    Discover strategies that will help your students build the informative, explanatory, and argumentative writing skills needed to address compelling issues in today's world.
    Online
    April 2, 2020
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • 6
    Who Will Write Our History
    Online
    Webinar

    Who Will Write Our History: A Conversation with Filmmaker Roberta Grossman

    Award-winning filmmaker Roberta Grossman joins Facing History for a discussion of her visionary film, Who Will Write Our History, exploring themes of resistance, participation, and the importance of telling one’s own story.
    Online
    April 6, 2020
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • 16
    Teaching the Reconstruction Era
    Online
    Online Course
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    A New Approach to Teaching the Reconstruction Era

    This interactive online course for middle- and high-school teachers explores the Reconstruction era in the United States and the construction of American identity. It includes Facing History’s free teaching resource, The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility of Democracy.

    April 16, 2020 - May 27, 2020
    Online
  • 20
    Bringing LGBTQ Upstanders into Your Classroom
    Online
    Webinar

    Bringing LGBTQ Upstanders into Your Classroom: A Conversation with Eric Marcus

    Join us for a conversation with Eric Marcus, host of the award-winning Making Gay History podcast, where we’ll explore the importance of learning and teaching LGBTQ history and the impact it could have on future Upstanders.

     

    Online
    April 20, 2020
    6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • 27
    Race and Equity in the Jewish Educational Context
    Online
    Webinar

    Race and Equity in the Jewish Educational Context

    Join us as we discuss the historical roots of race and equity, and ways of starting conversations about race and equity in Jewish educational settings.
    Online
    April 27, 2020
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

June

  • 2
    The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility of Democracy
    Mississippi
    Seminar
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility of Democracy

    This seminar explores the Reconstruction era in the United States and the construction of American identity.

    June 2, 2020 - June 4, 2020
    8:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Rankin County School District Family Resource Center
    200 School Rd
    Brandon, MS 39042
  • 9
    The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility of Democracy
    Tennessee
    Seminar
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility of Democracy

    This workshop explores the Reconstruction era in the United States and the construction of American identity.

    June 9, 2020 - June 11, 2020
    8:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Facing History and Ourselves - Memphis
    115 Huling Av
    Memphis, TN 38103
  • 11
    Holocaust and Human Behavior
    Online
    Online Course
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    Holocaust and Human Behavior

    In today’s global climate, the urgency of sustaining democratic societies that are pluralistic, open, and resilient to violence is more pressing than ever. Studying the Holocaust and human behavior allows students to wrestle with profound moral questions raised by this history while fostering their skills in ethical and moral reasoning, critical analysis, empathy, and civic engagement—all of which are critical habits of mind for sustaining democracy.
    June 11, 2020 - July 22, 2020
    Online
  • 11
    Teaching the Reconstruction Era
    Online
    Online Course
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    A New Approach to Teaching the Reconstruction Era

    This interactive online course for middle- and high-school teachers explores the Reconstruction era in the United States and the construction of American identity. It includes Facing History’s free teaching resource, The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility of Democracy.
    June 11, 2020 - July 22, 2020
    Online
  • 11
    Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird
    Online
    Online Course
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    A New Approach to Teaching To Kill a Mockingbird

    Join us for our online course which will help you bring a fresh approach to exploring Harper Lee’s classic work with your students.
    June 11, 2020 - July 22, 2020
    Online
  • 16
    Holocaust and Human Behavior
    Alabama
    Seminar
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    Holocaust and Human Behavior

    In today’s world, questions of how to best build and maintain democratic societies that are pluralistic, open, and resilient to violence are more relevant than ever. Studying the Holocaust using Facing History’s approach allows students to wrestle with profound moral questions raised by this history and fosters their skills in ethical reasoning, critical thinking, empathy, and civic engagement—all of which are critical for sustaining democracy. This seminar features Holocaust and Human Behavior and is intended for middle and high school teachers.
    June 16, 2020 - June 18, 2020
    8:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Temple Emanu-El
    2100 Highland Ave
    Birmingham, AL 35205
  • 23
    Holocaust and Human Behavior
    Tennessee
    Seminar
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    Holocaust and Human Behavior

    In today’s world, questions of how to best build and maintain democratic societies that are pluralistic, open, and resilient to violence are more relevant than ever. Studying the Holocaust using Facing History’s approach allows students to wrestle with profound moral questions raised by this history and fosters their skills in ethical reasoning, critical thinking, empathy, and civic engagement—all of which are critical for sustaining democracy. This seminar features Holocaust and Human Behavior and is intended for middle and high school teachers.
    June 23, 2020 - June 25, 2020
    8:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Oak Ridge High School
    1450 Oak Ridge Turnpike
    Oak Ridge, TN 37830

July

  • 14
    Holocaust and Human Behavior
    Tennessee
    Seminar
    $0.00

    Find details on how to register or pay for Facing History professional development, payment options, help with costs, refunds, and the Facing History Educator Network.

    Holocaust and Human Behavior

    In today’s world, questions of how to best build and maintain democratic societies that are pluralistic, open, and resilient to violence are more relevant than ever. Studying the Holocaust using Facing History’s approach allows students to wrestle with profound moral questions raised by this history and fosters their skills in ethical reasoning, critical thinking, empathy, and civic engagement—all of which are critical for sustaining democracy. This workshop features Holocaust and Human Behavior and is intended for middle and high school teachers.
    July 14, 2020 - July 16, 2020
    8:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Facing History and Ourselves - Memphis
    115 Huling Av
    Memphis, TN 38103

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