Thursday, September 11, 2014
4:30 – 7:30 P.M.
Please join us for a National Day of Remembrance and educator’s preview. Keynote speaker, educator and History Channel contributor Paul LaRue will discuss the events of September 11, 2001 and how educators can address teaching difficult subject matter in the classroom.
Upcoming events for students and educators for the 2014 – 2015 school year:
- A series of seven upcoming teacher institutes presented in partnership with Yale University
- A special performance of “The Wave” a one man play that shows how easy it is to get involved in oppressing groups of people. Ron Jones, the writer of the play and teacher of the experiment will be here to hold a dialogue with students following the performance
- “Coretta Scott King play “The Fight for Freedom”, a presentation of Children’s Theater Art Reach
- Information on our Schooled on Freedom Program which provides assistance with admissions and transportation for schools that meet the criteria
- A highlights tour of the museum
- Information for the launching of our “Picture Freedom” contest and exhibition, a program designed to challenge and inspire the youth of today to understand and reflect upon the rich historical heritage of the fight for freedom and human rights.
Light refreshments will be served. RSVP to Jackie Wallace at firstname.lastname@example.org or 513-333-7570