NEH Summer Institute – Grassroots History of Civil Rights Movement

Teaching for Change is partnering with a team of scholars, SNCC veterans, and educators from Duke University’s Center for Documentary Studies and the SNCC Legacy Project on an NEH Teacher Institute, The Civil Rights Movement: Grassroots Perspectives (1940 – 1980), in the summer of 2021.

Participants (classroom teachers and school librarians in grades 7-12) will learn the bottom-up history of the Civil Rights Movement and receive resources and strategies to bring to their students. The institute will be held online and teachers receive a stipend of $2,850.

Deadline by March 1, 2021