The Trail of Tears: Context and Perspectives
"The Trail of Tears: Context and Perspectives" will invite participants to critically examine the process of the Cherokee Removal and to explore the multiple impacts it had on the people and the lands they inhabited. The workshop will focus on the experience of place and will encourage the use of tools like inquiry-based learning, using the unique resources of the Funk Heritage Center other certified sites on the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail.
Lecturers and Visiting Faculty
Benjamin Steere; Brett Riggs; Bruce Lesh; W. Jeff Bishop; Kenneth Wheeler; Donna Coffey Little; Georgina DeWeese; Mark Robert; Tony Harris
Funded through the Division of Education Programs