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VDOE hosting conference on teaching African-American history

In just three days, more than 30,000 students will start Camp CMS.
In just three days, more than 30,000 students will start Camp CMS.(WBTV)
Published: Jun. 15, 2021 at 6:19 AM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The Virginia Department of Education will be hosting a virtual institute with a two-day statewide conference about teaching African-American history.

Governor Northam will be providing opening remarks at the Education Equity Summer Institute.

Education leaders are set to discuss implementing the state’s new elective course in African-American history for high school students that will launch this fall.

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