CARTER Center for K-12 Black History Edu – Teaching Black History Conference

Date grant awarded: November 2, 2019

Dr. LaGarrett King is the Founding Director of the CARTER Center for K-12 Black history education at the University of Missouri. Each year, the Center holds a Teaching Black history conference for educators from kindergarten through high school, alongside other professionals, to help improve Black history education. The conference seeks to engage and inspire teachers to go back to their schools and develop powerful Black history lessons that are critical, engaging, and relevant to the lives of their students.