The Ontario Historical Society is hosting a FREE webinar on Tuesday September 24th at 4:00 pm for teachers who are implementing the new History and Social Studies Curriculum .
The Ontario Heritage Fairs Association encourages you to share this information with all of your teacher contacts as soon as possible because space in this event is limited.
Additional information about the webinar is posted on our OHFA website at http://www.ohhfa.ca/OHS_WEBINAR.php
SLAVERY IN CANADA: A WORKSHOP FOR TEACHERS
The enslavement of Africans in what we now call Canada is a difficult, but necessary topic to teach. Africans were enslaved in early Canada for over 200 years, but this fact remains excluded from the wider Canadian narrative, despite its importance in providing a more complete picture of the development of Canada.
REGISTRATION: (click here for more details)
Registration fee: $100 Location: Columbus Centre
901 Lawrence Avenue West
Toronto, Ontario M6A 1C3
Time: 9:00am – 3:30pm
(Registration at 8:30am)
Registration Deadline: Fri. Sept. 13th