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Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Mary Awkard Fairfax

Join us for the unveiling of a new exhibit honoring the life, work, and legacy of beloved Lucy F. Simms and Waterman Elementary school teacher and community leader Mary Awkard …

February 17, 2022 | 4PM – 5:30PM | Virtual
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Reflection on a Legacy

You are invited to register for a free, virtual, experience, hosted by the Black History Initiative (BHI) on Saturday, February 12, 2022 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM. BHI is a diverse …

February 12, 2022 | 9AM – 11AM | Virtual
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Race, Let’s Talk About It: Closing the Education Gap

Despite the 1954 Supreme Court ruling on Brown v. Board of Education, segregation and equal access to education is an ongoing issue in schools across America. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic …

February 10, 2022 | 6:30PM | Online
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The Life and Legacy of Miss Virginia Estelle Randolph

Biographer and filmmaker Elvatrice Belsches will take the audience on a multimedia journey amplifying the extraordinary contributions of Virginia E. Randolph in the areas of education, public health, and juvenile justice …

February 5, 2022 | 2PM – 3PM | Henrico
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1872 Forward: Celebrating Virginia Tech

1872 Forward: Celebrating Virginia Tech is a 3-day celebration that will bring to life how the past shapes the present and leads the university into the future.  Over the course of the …

March 24–26, 2022 | Blacksburg
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A New K-12 Fellowship Opportunity

We are currently seeking six educators to join a new K-12 Fellowship scheduled to begin in March 2022. All educators committed to teaching the humanities, including media specialists, librarians, curriculum specialists, after-school specialists, and home school teachers, are encouraged to apply.

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The Foundation for AAPI Studies- Part 2

What are some of the most important pieces about the AAPI (Asian American and Pacific Islander) experience that should be included in the K-12 curriculum? How should we teach that …

October 6, 2021 | 3:30PM – 5PM | Online
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