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.
Realizing Wakanda: Educating and Nurturing the Brilliance of our Black Scholars (Students)
February 2 and 3, 2021 | 5:30-8:30 p.m. | $10 per day
Join this interactive Forum which responds to Minnesota’s education disparities that are becoming greater among Black scholars (students).
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.
Tuesday, June 16 (CANCELLED), Sunday, August 9, Saturday, September 12, and Friday, October 2, 2020
$60 | 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.
Saturday, September 26, 2020
$10 | 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.