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Investigating Arti-FACTs: Field Anthropology & Cultural Traditions

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Investigating ArtiFACTs: Social Studies Professional Development at The Field

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Join us for this professional development series for teachers focused on inquiry and the social sciences. In this series, we will explore human civilizations, social emotional learning, and how the social scientists at The Field conduct their research. The workshops are open to all educators, formal (K-12) or informal.

Deepening Our Understanding: Race and Racism in American Life

Saturday, December 9 at The Field Museum 
Saturday, December 16 at the Chicago History Museum
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - 6 PD clock hours

In this two-part workshop, examine race and racism in the contexts of science, history, and contemporary life through two compelling exhibitions: Race: Are We So Different? and Looking at Ourselves: Rethinking the Sculptures of Malvina Hoffman

Discover strategies and resources that will help you incorporate these important issues into your instruction. Educators must attend both sessions to receive full credit.Free, registration is required.