Want a free trip to the National Council of Social Studies Teachers Conference in San Francisco November 17-19, 2017?  The African Studies Initiative is funding 3-5 K-12 educators to attend the NCSS conference and present lesson plans they have developed on African content.
Requirements include
  • Must be a current K-12 educator
  • Must attend an planning  session on February 7 and bring lesson plan (or idea of one) that has African content
  • Must work with colleagues to submit individual or collective proposal present one of the designated presentation types at the NCSS Call For Proposals which are due February 27, 2017
  • Must have proposal accepted
  • Must share your accepted lesson plan for feedback from other educators during the Africa in the Classroom, II institute, June 19-22, 2017 (You are not required to attend the whole institute unless you wish to.)
  • Must commit to working 4 hours in the African Studies Initiative booth in the exhibit hall at NCSS as well as presenting accepted proposal
In return you receive
  • NCSS Conference Registration ($250 value)
  • Shared room at Conference Hotel with another person from our team
  • Airfare from MSP to San Francisco during conference
  • One spectacular celebration dinner in San Francisco 
This opportunity is funded by the African Studies Initiative
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