Date and Location


Author Events
Washington, D.C.
Upcoming author events events at Teaching for Change’s Busboys and Poets Bookstore.
Sept. 19, 2014
Washington, D.C.
event_black-mosaic-2014 Revisiting Our Black Mosaic Symposium: In partnership with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, the Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum hosts a full day of discussions on race, immigration, gentrification, education, museums, and community in the Washington D.C. metro area. Allyson Criner Brown will be speaking on the “Black-Brown Coalition Building” panel at 11:30am. Learn more here.
Sept. 21, 2014
New York, New York
event_people-climate-march-2014 People’s Climate March: A massive, history-making march in New York City.
Sept. 25-28, 2014
Kalamazoo, MI
event_without-borders-2014 Let’s Re-map the World With/Out Borders: Amidst the controversy surrounding the nearly 60,000 undocumented and unaccompanied youth who have migrated to the United States in recent months, international thought leaders on immigrant and undocumented youth will convene at the With/Out Borders Conference.
Oct. 11, 2014
San Francisco, CA
TFC-cal-1 Teachers for Social Justice – Bay Area: “The Root of Resistance”
Oct. 12-14, 2014
Oxford, OH
freedom-summer Freedom Summer National Conference: Miami University will host “50 Years After Freedom Summer: Understanding the Past, Building the Future” in Oxford, Ohio. Miami invites historic participants, along with scholars, activists, students and all other interested persons to explore the continued significance of Freedom Summer as a model for change, progress, and uplift.
Oct. 18, 2014
Portland, OR
TFC-cal-2 Northwest Teachers for Social Justice: “Rethinking Our Classrooms, Organizing for Better Schools.” Keynote speaker: Enid Lee, co-editor of Beyond Heroes and Holidays, published by Teaching for Change
Nov. 5-9, 2014
Tucson, AZ
TFC-cal-3 National Association for Multicultural Education
Nov. 8, 2014
Washington, D.C.
CABA-seal Children’s Africana Book Awards Festival: The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art (NMAA) in Washington, DC will host the 22nd annual Children’s Africana Book Awards (CABA). CABA was created by Africa Access and the Outreach Council of the African Studies Association* to honor authors and illustrators who have produced exceptional books on Africa for young people.
Nov. 22, 2014
Chicago, IL
TFC-cal-4 Teachers for Social Justice Curriculum Fair
Nov. 21-23, 2014
Boston, MA
TFC-cal-7 NCSS Annual ConferenceThe Zinn Education Project will have a people’s history booth at this social studies teachers’ conference.
May 26-30, 2015
Washington, DC
TFC-cal-5 National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education
2015 – Date TBD
New York, NY
TFC-cal-6 New York Collective of Radical Educators


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