The Legacy Institute

The goals of the Legacy Institute are:

  1. 1.  To share strategies that effectively engage youth participants in cultural education;
  2. To share strategies for integrating cultural education into any subject area or area of interest.

The objective of the Legacy Institute is to engage employees who work with students in in-person and online sessions that support their design and implementation of lessons for student in the following areas: 

  • Exploring students’ Identity/Interests
  • Exploring their cultural past
  • Exploring  their culture today
  • Geography and their culture
  • Social issues related to their culture
  • Resources for research
  • Exploratory Exercises 
  • Creative Expression Exercises for young people

As a result of the Legacy Institute, participants will gain knowledge on 1. The Legacy Model for cultural education; 2. Engaging exercises; 3. Age-appropriate resources for cultural education.