Recent Event: 2012 MN-NAME Conference
Insisting on Equity: Everyday People Moving Theory into Practice and Sustainability was held October 27, 2012 at Plymouth Middle School in Plymouth. Dr. Camika Royal delivered the keynote, "What If The Problem Is Us?" Thanks to all who attended this inspiring event! See you next time!
Recent Event: Acclaimed Author James Loewen
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at Anoka Ramsey Community College
In this professional development training, James Loewen (author, "Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbooks Got Wrong," "Sundown Towns," "Lies Across America") presented historical inaccuracies that are imbedded in the curriculum and strategies to redesign the curriculum in order to ensure meaningful and engaging learning.
The 2011 MN-NAME Conference, Where's the Village? Building Communities in Our Classrooms, Our Schools, and Beyond, was held October 15 at Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis. Thank you to everyone who made this event a successful learning and networking experience! Dr. David Stovall presented an inspiring and energizing keynote address. His presentation is available for download.
The MN-NAME Board of Directors celebrates the life our fellow Board member, the late Winston Gittens. His work will live on in the memory of the students and colleagues whose lives he touched.