Teacher Workshop: Countering Myths in the Classroom

Teacher Workshop: Countering Myths in the Classroom

Location: 

Historic Tredegar

Co-sponsors and Partners: 

Virginia Museum of History and Culture

Workshop different strategies for tackling complicated history with ACWM educators and historian and educator Kevin Levin (also the author of Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War's Most Persistent Myth). How can we arm students with media literacy skills to counter myths? How can fostering empathy help us understand historical figures--iconic and lesser-known--as well as our role in history? The workshop is from 5:00–7:00pm. Space is limited, register online today.

Cost: 

FREE but registration required.

Program Date: 

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 5:00pm

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