A Free Online Program for K-12 teachers in Charlottesville Public Schools and Albemarle County Public Schools
October 16th, 2021 (9AM – 3PM)
This online program is a collaborative effort between The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American & African Studies and The Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora (ASWAD).
The Woodson-ASWAD African & African Diaspora Teacher-Training Institute aims to provide cutting-edge, accessible African and African Diaspora scholarship to K-12 educators. Through engaging and informative discussions, practical suggestions for curricular implementation, and resource guides, the Institute will help K-12 educators to accurately and effectively teach their students the rich histories and cultures of African and African-descended peoples.
Kia Lilly Caldwell
Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs & Diversity, Washington University in St. Louis
Assistant Professor, The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American and African Studies, University of Virginia.
UVA Librarian – African American and African Studies.
Robert Trent Vinson
Director, The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American and African Studies, University of Virginia