First Light at the National Council for the Social Studies Conference

  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center (Room 149B) 801 Mount Vernon Place Northwest Washington, DC, 20001 United States

(Registration Required)

Cultural Genocide against Native Peoples in the U.S.: Findings from a Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Unprecedented truth and reconciliation commission on forced removal of Native children explored in film and related curricula. Was it cultural genocide? Learn to teach this story. Free film and curriculum.
Fee: $20 for members, $35 for nonmembers

Presenters: 

Mishy Lesser, Upstander Project, Watertown, MA; Adam Mazo, Upstander Project, Boston, MA; Nikki Ulrich, Close Up Foundation, Alexandria, VA; S.D. Nelson, author and illustrator, member of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

For more information on our Friday, December 2nd workshop visit here: http://www.socialstudies.org/conference/session/examining-historic-truth-and-reconciliation-commission-us-can-teachers-change