UnColumbus Day Symposium - Unlearning the Myths

Changing the Way We See Native America.

  •  Join colleagues for a Symposium for Teaching Columbus Day, Thanksgiving, the history of colonialism, and the reality of Native people in the U.S.  

  •  Meet with K-12 educators to brainstorm, share resources, learn activities, lesson plan, and develop approaches for examining the myths of what we've been taught, and how to teach differently. 

  • Bring lessons, activities, and resources to share. Help us build a network of change agents and educators in schools.

Dates, Rates & Details

Dates, Rates & Details

DATEOctober 4, 2019
Friday (8:30am-12:00pm)
FACILITATED BY:Toni Graves Williamson, Friends Select School
Ali Michael, The Race Institute for K-12 Educators
Deborra Sines Pancoe, Friends Council on Education

LOCATIONFriends Center
1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

REGISTRATION FEES$55 pp (includes light breakfast & hearty snacks)

Agenda & Registration

Un-Columbus Day is Co-Sponsored by the Race Institute for K-12 Educators, Friends Council on Education and Friends Select School.

8:30   Registration, Refreshments and Social Time
Welcome, Introductions and Reflective Centering
9:30   Framing Concepts ​​​​and Sharing time
12:00   Farewells!
Be sure to join www.friendscouncil.net.

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