Join us for an immersive look at the evolution of transportation and community as we explore the history of bridges in Brooklyn. Brooklyn Bridge expert and noted author Richard Haw will discuss how these majestic feats of engineering and development have forever changed the landscape of our borough. This workshop provides Social Studies and ELA teachers with practice using primary sources and non-fiction texts in the classroom. Educators will learn techniques for using archival materials to develop new methods for increasing student engagement with local history topics.


Ticket sales start: 03/13/2019

Registration Fee: $20.00

(CTLE Credits: 5)

NOTE: Brooklyn Connections workshops are intended for educators and school administrators and is an approved NYSED Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) sponsor. This special accreditation enables educators to utilize Brooklyn Connections professional learning workshops toward fulfilling their mandated 100 hours of approved CTLE credits.

Funding for Brooklyn Connections is made possible with generous support from The Morris and Alma Schapiro Fund, Tiger Baron Foundation, Epstein Teicher Philanthropies and the Brooklyn Eagles.

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