Professional Learning Events

NMAAHC professional learning events are designed to stimulate your mind as a lifelong learner.

Our professional learning events are research-based and incorporate best practices in adult education, pedagogy and classroom strategies. 

NMAAHC wants educators to be inspired by the African American story and in turn share their excitement with their students! Our programs for educators range from one-day professional learning sessions to multi-day institutes.  We take pride in inspiring educators and providing tools for their teaching craft.  Join us to

  • learn more about African American history,
  • discuss strategies for seamlessly integrating African American primary sources into the classroom
  • explore methods for discussing race and racism within the school environment

 

Interested in working with the Education Department?  Check out our Educator Opportunity Corner where we periodically list short term positions for educators.  

STEM Educator Workshop

Investigating the Contributions of Dr. Charles Drew
Date: Saturday, June 15, 2019
Time: 9:00am - 2:00pm​
Location: National Museum of African American History and Culture

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Educator Workshop

Let's Talk! Teaching Race in the Classroom
Date: Monday, July 8 - Friday, July 12, 2019
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm​
Location: National Museum of African American History and Culture

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Educator Workshop

Historical Memory: Myths and Monuments of the Civil War
Date: Monday, July 22 - Friday, July 26, 2019  
Time:9:00am-4:00pm​
Location: National Museum of African American History and Culture and the African American Civil War Museum
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STEM Educator Workshop

Music Innovation: How Technology has Helped to Change Music Over Time
Date: Monday, July 29 - Friday, August 2, 2019  
Time:9:00am-4:00pm​
Location: National Museum of African American History and Culture 

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