The Center for African Studies Outreach Program at Howard University is hosting a three-day summer institute for highly motivated educators interested in reading, learning, and teaching about Africa (August 1-3, 2018).
African Studies scholars will introduce educators to history, culture and contemporary issues in Mali. Educators who complete the 3-day course and design a related lesson will receive a stipend of $300.00 upon completion and submission of lesson plans at the end of the Institute.
The Institute is open to local educators who work with grades 5-12. Appy online.
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Mansa Musa and Mali's Golden Age
Timbuktu in the African Diaspora
Protecting the Timbuktu Manuscripts: Roots of the 2012 Conflict
Climate Change and Desertification in Mali
African Muslims Enslaved in the U.S.
West African Music in Early America: Finding the Mande Within
Guy WestonMaya Cunningham