The Maryland State Department of Education Partnership with the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and CultureThe Maryland State Department of Education has formed a partnership with the Reginald F. Lewis Museum to write a K–12 state-wide curriculum. The objective of this unique partnership is to create a climate of understanding and appreciation supportive of Maryland African American history, culture and art. Through both museum-based and school-based interactive programs and in/outreach activities, the partnership curriculum will reach every Maryland student, in every classroom, in every school.
Reginald F. Lewis Museum, 443-263-1800830 E. Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202
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An African American Journey: A Resource for Learning the History of African Americans in Maryland and the United StatesWelcome, Maryland Teachers
Here are examples of lessons created as a result of a partnership between the Maryland State Department of Education and the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture. This high school curriculum is in the process of being written and piloted in order to communicate the historic and contemporary African American experience to all students and teachers in Maryland schools.
English Language Arts
If you should teach any of these lessons, please send your completed Lesson Evaluation Form to Rose Wiggins, the MSDE Liaison to the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture at firstname.lastname@example.org.
High School Lesson Feedback Form
The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture (website)