Dear Zinn Education Project friends,
We bring you many exciting announcements, including the first Myles Horton Education Award for Teaching a People's History, the launch of our monthly column If We Knew Our History on the importance of teaching a people's history, the release of the first installment of our Stories of Teaching a People's History recordings, upcoming spring conferences, and new teaching activities and resources.
| Mexican American Studies Program Director Sean Arce Selected for the 2012 Myles Horton Education Award|
The 2012 Myles Horton Award for Teaching People's History honoree is Sean Arce, co-founder and director of the Mexican American Studies program in Tucson, Ariz. The Zinn Education Project is delighted to honor Sean Arce for his instrumental role in nurturing one of the most significant and successful public school initiatives on the teaching of history in the United States. Read more.