Black History Winter Camp: The Harlem Renaissance
In this African American History Winter camp class students will learn about the events of the Harlem Renaissance, and discover how this cultural movement had an impact on the civil rights of African-Americans.
Autumn Williams M.B.A
130 total reviews for this teacher
6 reviews for this class
Completed by 20 learners
5x per week
over 1 week
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a "Multi-Day" course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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Considered the Golden Age of African-American culture in the United States, The Harlem Renaissance. In the 1920's and 1930's consisted of thousands of African-Americans migrating to the North looking for new opportunities. A small section of New York City, soon became the gathering place for African-American artists, writers and musicians who expressed their unique experience with the world. Join me in this 4 week class as we dive into the exploration of one of the most creative generations...
I have mentored over 200 teens over the past 6 years through my nonprofit on diversity and current events and continue to lead open group discussions regarding diversity and inclusion for individuals ages 5-18 as well as adults in a corporate setting. I have many years of experience facilitating difficult conversations regarding civil rights and African American History. I have been serving on the Women of Color Community Leadership Board for a Fortune 500 company in Diversified Outsourcing Services industry. This unique is group is a branch of their Diversity and Inclusion department. Through this position I have facilitated, created, and organized trainings on diversity and inclusion, anti racism, and holiday specific courses (history of MLK Day, Kwanzaa, Juneteenth, Indigenous Peoples' Day, and Black History Month) for the work place. In edition utilizing elective courses I have taken though my undergraduate and graduate degrees (World history, American history, North American Slavery) I also have extensively studied the books/textbooks for the purpose of teaching classes for school aged children for various non profit programs and after school organizations, and children on parents who are employed with above listed company as a company benefit on various African American heroes and events both virtually and in person.
Day 1 No supplies needed Day 2 White paper Markers, paint, or water colors Pencil Day 3 Colored paper (construction paper) Sicissors Glue Stick Black marker Day 4 - 5 No supplies needed
2 hours 30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Segregation, slavery, and Jim Crow laws will be talked about in this class.
The National Museum of African American History and Culture- https://nmaahc.si.edu African American: Conc. Hist, Combined - 5th edition ISBN13: 9780205969067 Pearson
Autumn Williams M.B.A
African American History and Diversity and Inclusion Teacher
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
130 total reviews
168 completed classes
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