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NEH Landmarks Workshop: Mapping a New World

The Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center is now accepting applications from teachers in grades 3-12 for Mapping a New World: Places of Conflict and Colonization in 17th Century New England. ⁠

This NEH workshop is being offered virtually in July 2021 in partnership with Plimoth Patuxet Museums, The Museum of Fine Arts Boston, The Mashantucket Pequot Museum as well as Indigenous and non-Indigenous scholars and educators. ⁠

Funding Opportunity for K-12 Teachers

Dear Colleagues,

The 1619 Project, in partnership with the Pulitzer Center, is seeking K-12 educators who are interested in being a part of the first 1619 Educator Cohort. Successful applicants will receive $5,000 in funding for curriculum development activities. 

For more information, see https://pulitzercenter.org/blog/announcing-1619-project-education-network


Josh Jeffery

Editor, H-High-S