Bethlehem Roberson

Source: Bethlehem Roberson Description: A Philadelphia native, Bethlehem has been singing since she was a child – singing by herself and vocalizing with her musical cousins. Performing around the region for over 15 years, she is in an-demand professional who has worked with numerous Philly artists and musicians, sung in churches and cafes to notable Philly venues/events including TEDx Philadelphia,The Kimmel Center, Sistah’s Attune and…
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UShistory.org

Source: Independence Hall Association Description: UShistory.org is one of the preeminent providers of online US history, from the pre-colonial era to the present with additional online educational presentations on American Government, Ancient Civilizations and other people, places and events in US history. We are proud to be used as source material in hundreds of public, private and…
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We Stood Up: Reflections on the Civil Rights Movement

Source: Lincoln Financial Foundation                    Description: We Stood Up is an audio anthology for children that uses stories and songs to bring the ideals of freedom, opportunity, and equality to life for a new generation. This powerful recording includes excerpts from conversations with courageous men and women such as…
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Decolonizing Thanksgiving: A Toolkit for Combatting Racism in Schools

Source: Medium: Age of Awareness Description: Stereotypical and racist portrayals of Native peoples fill U.S. elementary schools each November as students encounter historically-inaccurate portrayals of Native peoples in arts & crafts, books and lessons about a shared Thanksgiving meal, and songs and plays with hand-crafted headdresses and vests. But these activities are problematic, because they depict Native…
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Philadelphia Architects and Buildings

Source: Philadelphia Architects and Buildings Description: The Philadelphia Architects and Buildings Project (PAB) is a regional initiative that dramatically expands free public access to information on the built environment of the five-county Philadelphia area and beyond, by providing a user-friendly, web-based, image-rich resource. In an ambitious example of private, academic, and public cooperation, the PAB project brings…
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African Drummer and Performer

Description: African Drummer and Performer are available for performance. Name of the Person: Sandue Mboup Email id: sandueus@gmail.com Phone No: 610-742-8966
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CIEE Global Navigator-High School Study Abroad

Source: CIEE Global Navigator-High School Study Abroad Description: CIEE offers various ways for high school students to study abroad: Summer Abroad (3-4 weeks): Explore a different culture in more than 30 amazing destinations across the world. Choose to focus on language learning, service and leadership, or content studies. High School Abroad (1-2 semesters): Get fully immersed in the daily…
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Philadelphia World Heritage City Seal

Source: Global Philadelphia Association Description: The Philadelphia World Heritage City seal was designed by J2 Design Partnership. It has come to represent a city that is using a uniquely distinguished past to propel a dramatically new future. The seal is open-source and available to download in several colors on the Global Philadelphia website. It can be used…
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Lesson: The American Civil War’s Impact on the United States and the World

Source: Philadelphia World Heritage Tool Kit Created by: Jennifer Bellantoni, Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Catholic School   Subjects: Social Studies Grade Levels: 6-8   View or download this Lesson Plan.   Overview: This lesson will examine the impact of the American Civil War on Philadelphia and the world.   Objectives: Students will demonstrate an…
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Mexican Cultural Center

Source: Mexican Cultural Center Description:  The Mexican Cultural Center, a nonprofit organization, produces Philadelphia’s official annual Mexican Independence Day Festival each September at Penn’s Landing. The MCC celebrates and promotes Mexican culture through annual programming including Cinco De Mayo and Día de los Muertos events.  The Center offers speakers on Mexican history, culture and traditions,…
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