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.
Friday, Jan. 25, 2019
This workshop introduces the core strategies and concepts of the Minnesota Humanities Center’s approach to community engagement through absent narratives — those voices or stories often left out or marginalized.
Writing Absent Narratives Lesson Plans
Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018
Participants will come ready to work on incorporating one or more absent narratives of their choice into their classroom curriculum -- either an existing unit or a new unit/lesson plan. Participants will also be guided through a curriculum-development process using an adaptation of the Understanding by Design® framework.