“For the People’s Health”: Advocating for Accessible Healthcare in NYC

When:
November 12, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
2020-11-12T17:00:00-05:00
2020-11-12T18:30:00-05:00
Where:
Museum of the City of New York
Cost:
Free
Contact:

Learn how Puerto Rican activists mobilized for free, accessible healthcare for communities of color in East Harlem and the South Bronx in the 1970s and explore the impact of their work on today’s movements for equitable healthcare.

Analyze sources from the online exhibition Activist New York; learn how students, teachers, and parents mobilized for change; and leave with stories, resources, and ideas for your digital classroom.

This workshop is geared towards educators but is open to all with interest in the topic.


This is the third and final event in our three-part fall workshop series Examining Equity in NYC. Click here to see the full series.

Eligible participants will receive a CTLE certificate for 1.5 hours of professional development after completion of the workshop.

This lecture will be broadcast via Zoom; participants will need an internet-accessible device with audio capability to attend. The Zoom link will be emailed to registrants.