Interactive West Philadelphia History Map

Source: People’s Emergency Center Description:  West Philadelphia has often attracted national and international attention for its prominent role in our nation’s history. These neighborhoods west of the Schuylkill River have a rich cultural identity unique to the city of Philadelphia, making it a place of significance within a ‘city of firsts’. This interactive map, a project…
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“The Liberation of Jane Johnson”

Source: The Library Company Description: The Library Company of Philadelphia is an independent research library concentrating on American society and culture from the 17th through the 19th centuries. Free and open to the public, the Library Company houses an extensive non-circulating collection of rare books, manuscripts, broadsides, ephemera, prints, photographs, and works of art. Our mission…
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Global Competence Aptitude Assessment

Source: Global Competence Aptitude Assessment Description: Global Competence Associates, LLC are the leaders in the original worldwide consensus research on global competence since 1999. Our rigorous research is foundational to our portfolio of supportive services such as assessment, training, certification, and consultation. We are the creators of the Global Competence Aptitude Assessment (GCAA)®, which objectively measures the…
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Fairmount Park Waterworks

Source: Fairmount Park Waterworks Description: The Fairmount Water Works in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was Philadelphia’s second municipal waterworks. Designed in 1812 by Frederick Graff and built between 1812 and 1872, it operated until 1909, winning praise for its design and becoming a popular tourist attraction. The mission of the Fairmount Water Works(FWW) is to foster stewardship of our shared water resources by encouraging…
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Historic Philadelphia, Inc.

Source: Historic Philadelphia, Inc. Description: Historic Philadelphia isn’t just a place. It’s an organization – dedicated to making our nation’s history relevant and real through interpretation, interaction and education, strengthening Greater Philadelphia’s role as the destination to experience American history. Website: http://www.historicphiladelphia.org
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Global Read Webinar Series

Source: Global Read Webinar Series Description: These are words educators use to describe World View experiences. World View has provided high-quality global professional development for educators since 1998. We equip K-12 and community college teachers, administrators and staff with knowledge, best practices, and resources that prepare students to engage with our interconnected and diverse world. Website: https://worldview.unc.edu/2018-global-read-webinar-series/
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Philadelphia Argentine-Tango School

Source: Philadelphia Argentine-Tango School Description: Since 2008, the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School (PATS) has been promoting Argentine Tango as a fun and accessible dance form for people of all ages. We Offer: Group classes at each level from beginner through advanced, with a special emphasis on making it possible for people who have never danced before to…
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HMH Field Trips

Source: HMH Field Trips Description: As a Google® content partner, HMH®  has developed K-12 field trips for Google Expeditions. Using a virtual reality viewer-like Google Cardboard-and a smartphone, students are swept away into immersive virtual worlds where learning and engagement are maximized. These virtual fields trips are 3D, 360-degree panoramas from fascinating locations, and directly tied…
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Keepers Of The Culture, INC.

Source: Keepers Of The Culture, INC. Description: KOTC is a non-profit, educational, cultural art organization which seeks to  perpetuate the African and African-American oral tradition. We recognize  that traditional African storytellers – griot’s – were the true “Keepers  Of The Culture.” Website: https://kotcinc.org
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Dust To Dawn Fashions INC

Source: Dust To Dawn Fashions INC Description:  Dust to Dawn Fashions Inc. is a fashion and accessory design business. We’ve been in the fashion design and tailoring business for over 25 years. We have expanded our products and services. We now offer handcrafted hats, and accessories. We also provide the following classes and services. Hat Making…
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