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African Summer Institute 2014

African Summer Institute

Three-week intensive course
MTWRF (12:30 - 3:30 pm)
FA 218
Summer II Session at
Northeastern Illinois University
Listed as EDFN 411B-1: Comparative Education
(Course Reference Number: 34689)
July 5th to July 22nd, 2016
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Discover new ways to integrate social, cultural, historical, economic, and political themes about Africa into your classroom.  Collaborate with other teachers to create a classroom unit that will be implemented in the fall.
Our goal is to provide K-12 teachers, and other interested participants, with the content, pedagogical techniques, and resources required to teach about Africa in an accurate and objective manner. Taught by an interdisciplinary team of NEIU instructors and guest presenters Performances, field trips and more!
Graduate course credits
Tuition waivers are available to any teacher, grades 6th - 12th, who teaches at a GEAR UP school.  For more information, contact Christine Johnson,
This course is also open to undergraduates with Instructor's permission.
For more information: Contact Job Ngwe at (773) 442-4797 or or Marshall Thompson at (773) 442-2047 or


African and African American Studies

AFAM Faculty and Staff

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AFAM Faculty and Staff

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