Education Programs: Seminars for K-12 Educators

Period of Performance

10/1/2005 - 9/30/2006

Funding Totals

$133,347.00 (approved)
$133,347.00 (awarded)

Roots: Teaching the African Dimensions of the History and Culture of the Americas

FAIN: FV-50089-05

Virginia Foundation for the Humanities (Charlottesville, VA 22903-4625)
Joseph C. Miller (Project Director: March 2005 to November 2007)

A five-week seminar for fifteen school teachers on the Atlantic context of African history during the period from the first European contacts with sub-Saharan Africa to the end of the forced migration of slaves from Africa to the Americas.