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October 24, 2017 - 9:00pm EDT
Author Ta-Nehisi Coates, filmmaker Ava DuVernay, and author and activist Janet Mock see their basic assumptions about their families challenged, placing their ancestors — of all colors — into the greater context of black history through genetic analysis and traditional historiographic sleuthing.
About the series: Join Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. to uncover the surprising ancestral stories of 28 guests, including Scarlett Johansson, Larry David, Amy Schumer, Ted Danson, Paul Rudd, Lupita Nyong'o, Carmelo Anthony and Ta-Nehisi Coates. 10/24
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The Vietnam War (Ken Burns/PBS)

Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s ten-part, 18-hour documentary series, THE VIETNAM WAR, tells the epic story of one of the most consequential, divisive, and controversial events in American history. the series explores the human dimensions of the war through revelatory testimony of nearly 80 witnesses from all sides—Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as combatants and civilians from North and South Vietnam.
Monday, September 4, 2017 - 9:00pm

Newsela PRO in the Classroom

A Newsela educator specialist will present five easy ways to help Newsela PRO come to life in the classroom for social studies teachers.

Newsela PRO in the Classroom

A Newsela educator specialist will present five easy ways to help Newsela PRO come to life in the classroom for social studies teachers.

Inquiry, Evidence-Based Writing, and DBQ Online: Do You DBQ?

The DBQ Project is excited to demo our new DBQ online platform. For those already familiar with our methodology, come see if the online version is right for you. For those new to DBQ, this session will also overview our 6-step teaching method and address issues of equity when involving students in historical inquiries using documents.

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