Educator Events Past Events
Positive Participation: A Special Pre-Election Workshop for Educators
In collaboration with Facing History and Ourselves, the National Center presents a panel discussion and workshop to help middle and high school educators communicate the importance of community, democracy, and civic participation and consider the complexities of choices individuals make in a democracy. $10 workshop fee, includes special parking, lunch, and resource materials. Advance registration required.
Special Educator Open House to celebrate the opening of the exhibition, Boyle Heights: The Power of Place
Educators are invited to drop in for a complimentary open house of Boyle Heights: The Power of Place. Meet the exhibition team, receive activity guides and sign-up for school tours. For more information or to reserve a space, please call Allyson Nakamoto at 213.830.5626. Space is limited and reservations will be taken on a first come, first served basis.
The Boyle Heights Partnership, a multiethnic and collaborative approach to documenting a Los Angeles neighborhood
A free workshop for educators focusing on the National Museum's upcoming exhibition featuring the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles. Come gather practical, standards-based ideas for teaching students about their own communities. A continental breakfast will be provided. For more information or to reserve a space, please call Allyson Nakamoto at 213.830.5626. Reservations will be taken on a first come, first served basis.
A Case Study of Multiculturalism: Japanese Americans in Hawai‘i
October 10 and 17, 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
October 24, 8:30 a.m.–12 p.m.
This course for teachers aims to deepen understanding of the history of both Hawai‘i and the United States as a story of diverse people sharing common dreams, strengths, and challenges. Fee: $15.00. Teachers will receive one salary point credit. For more information, please call Lloyd Kajikawa, Education Specialist at 213.625.0414, ext. 257.