Discover heroes and milestones
This is not your average history class...
In a lecture-style setting, learn about the history and origins of Black History Month, from pioneers and first celebrations to how we can continue to celebrate. Through a collection of slides, participants will discover the:
- History of African people before Transatlantic enslavement
- History of Dr. Carter G. Woodson and the origins of Negro History Week
- Significance of February and why it was chosen for the celebration
- First celebration of Black History Month by students at Kent State University
- Continued need for awareness and education about Black history
This class includes Q&A opportunities, giving participants the chance to ask more about Black History Month. Our instructor will also provide educational resources and short, interactive activities to test your knowledge!
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❗Note: The subjects covered in this experience may be upsetting or triggering to some audiences, including issues relating to slavery, war, segregation, and social injustice. With this in mind, it is important to our hosts to create a safe space to openly discuss, learn about, and reflect on these topics.
🗓️ Availability: May be limited during Black History Month. For the fastest booking process, we recommend submitting one request with multiple dates & times. Don’t see the date you’re looking for? Black History & Culture experiences are perfect for celebrating all year round!
- Designed Invitation for Participants
- Culturally Representative Host
- Zoom Link
- Ability to Use Zoom (Free)
- Access to Zoom Chat
Our facilitator was engaging and well prepared. The training presentation was polished and professional. The pricing came in below budget, allowing us to book multiple sessions. Overall, I would highly recommend.
Our host was committed to helping us learn, and the pop quizzes helped to solidify the details. He's engaging, had a great cadence with the content, and the mix of multimedia made this a really enjoyable and informative presentation.
Kick back & relax while your group enjoys this experience from the comfort of their homes! This option is ideal for fully remote or distributed teams.
Back in the office? Team members split between the office and home? This virtually hosted experience is the option for you! Does not include A/V equipment.