Resources, strategies, and ideas to connect all students to the humanities

Professional Development for Educators

Resources, strategies, and ideas to connect all students to the humanities

Through workshops, retreats, and immersive trips, participants experience our approach and core values firsthand. Rigorous humanities content is complemented by activities that develop into practical strategies.

POSTPONED
St. Paul
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
$100 | 8 Clock Hours for Educators

This all-day workshop is designed for educators, school administrators, and business, community, and organizational leaders who want to build better relationships with their students, colleagues, clients and/or partners.

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St. Paul
Tuesday, June 16 (CANCELLED), Sunday, August 9, and Saturday, September 12, 2020
$75 | 6 Clock Hours for Educators

Learning from Place: Bdote brings participants to sites of great significance to Dakota people. Participants will learn from Dakota community members through stories and histories that have often been left out of our state’s history. Due to COVID-19, this offering will be modified to incorporate safe social distancing. We have reduced the usual $110 cost to reflect the changes.

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Online
Saturday, September 26, 2020
$20 | 2.5 Clock Hours for Educators

Teaching Bdote: Tools for Teaching American Indian Content is designed for educators who have attended, or are planning to attend, Learning from Place: Bdote. This workshop is especially useful for developing unique classroom content to align with Minnesota State Social Studies Standards.

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Help the Minnesota Humanities Center develop resources that increase classroom engagement through the amplification of Absent Narratives.