NCHE Equity Summit - Session Links

NCHE Equity Summit 

Join educators and historians in conversation as we discuss how to
teach the complex history of race and ethnicity in America.


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All listed times are EDT

August 4

11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Field Trip: Interpreting Slavery at George Washington's Mount Vernon

1:00 - 3:00pm 
Panel: Diverse Histories, Diverse Learners
Rusty Carlock, Albemarle High School
Ava Jolley, North Salem High School
Andrea Kolb, Center for Schools and Communities
Curtis Lewis, Black Male Educators Alliance of Michigan

4:00 - 5:00pm 
Keynote Session: Seizing the Moment: Teaching Race and Racism Today
Hasan Jeffries, The Ohio State University

7:00 - 9:00pm 
Panel: Teaching the Legacy of Slavery
Hasan Jeffries, The Ohio State University
Alana Murray, Shady Grove Middle School
Kate Shuster, Teaching Tolerance's Teaching Hard History 

August 5

10:00 - 11:00am 
Virtual Field Trip: Interpreting Northern Slavery at Philipsburg Manor

11:00am - 12:00pm 
Gallery Talk: More to the Movement: Women of Color in the Suffrage Movement

Elizabeth Novara, Library of Congress

1:00 - 3:00pm 
Panel: Systems of Race and Ethnicity
Damika Baker, Reginal Lewis Museum
Sam Mihara, Author
Candacy Taylor, Author

4:00 - 5:00pm 
Keynote Session: Making it Easier to Teach Hard History
Kate Shuster, Teaching Tolerance's Teaching Hard History 

7:00 - 9:00pm 
Panel: A History of Resistance
Luis Martinez Fernandez, University of Central Florida
Ruth Payno-Simmons, RPS Educational Impact
Yohuru Williams, University of St. Thomas

August 6

10:00 - 11:00am 
History Matters (...and so does coffee!)
Joanne Freeman, Yale University
No Registration Required, open to the public. 

11:00am - 12:00pm 
Keynote Session: Black Founding Fathers of the United States of America
LaGarrett King, University of Missouri

1:00 - 3:00pm 
Panel: Monuments and Memory
Lisa Blee, Wake Forest University
Jonathan Kubakundimana, Equal Justice Initiative
Kevin Levin, Independent Historian
Allison Wickens, George Washington's Mount Vernon

4:00 - 5:00pm 
Keynote Session: Simply Because People Refuse to See Me: Black Lives Matter in Historical Context
Yohuru Williams, University of St. Thomas

7:00 - 8:00pm 
Student Voices: National History Day Projects on Race and Ethnicity**
** This event will be taped and run asynchronously. Check back soon!



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The National Council for History Education provides professional and intellectual leadership to foster an engaged community committed to the teaching, learning, and appreciation of diverse histories.