Date and Location


Author Events
Washington, D.C.
Upcoming author events events at Teaching for Change’s Busboys and Poets Bookstore.
May 13-17, 2014
DC 5.17 flier image Fulfilling the Promise of Brown v. Board: To mark the 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, parents, students, educators and community residents are organizing actions across the country to continue the struggle for racial and educational justice and win the public schools all our children deserve. Teaching for Change is pleased co-sponsor the Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools event in D.C.
May 23, 2014
Washington, D.C.
Tellin’ Stories Family Partner Series Application Deadline: With support from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Teaching for Change is launching a new and unprecedented training series for D.C.-area elementary schools to develop meaningful family engagement strategies for their school communities.
June 25-29, 2014
Jackson, Mississippi
50th Mississippi Freedom Summer: The Mississippi Freedom Summer 50th Anniversary Conference will convene in Jackson, Mississippi to both recognize the accomplishments and those who made the changes to the politically-segregated Mississippi and to discuss how to continue the struggle to make Mississippi reach its full potential for all of its citizens.
July 14-18, 2014
New York, NY
admin_schomburg360_may2014 Black History 360We’re going back this summer to the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture to present at the fifth annual Black History 360 Summer Institute for teachers. Read more.
Oct. 12-14, 2014
Oxford, OH
freedom-summer Freedom Summer National Conference: As the nation recognizes the 50th year of the Mississippi Summer Project, Miami University will stage “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 gather Oct. 12-14, 2014, to explore the continued significance of Freedom Summer as a model for change, progress and uplift.
Nov. 21-23, 2014
Boston, MA
  NCSS Annual Conference: Your opportunity to rejuvenate your teaching strategies and collaborate with some of the leaders in social studies education.


View Our Photos

View More Photos


Your donation to Teaching for Change (a 501-c-3) is tax-deductible and helps us provide teachers and parents with tools to create schools where students learn to read, write, and change the world.