The educator workshop entitled “We Are Still Here: A Message Shared by Indigenous People” will focus on what Manifest Destiny meant to Native Americans. It will be held at the Gateway Arch on September 22nd and 23rd from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Elementary and middle school teachers will walk away from this workshop with new content knowledge, primary source documents, classroom activities, and best practices for teaching difficult and sometimes controversial history topics.
This program is presented by the education staff at Gateway Arch National Park with support from Jefferson National Parks Association, and in partnership with Challenging History: A St. Louis Collaborative.
To register or for more details, please call the Education Office at Gateway Arch National Park at 314-655-1635. Space is limited. Reservations must be made by Friday, September 17th.