The Whitney Plantation Education Department is excited to provide teachers with educational resources, including curriculum, lesson plans, and virtual tours.
While we are currently in the development of new curriculums and virtual learning opportunities, feel free to explore our current materials:
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Whitney Plantation is a 200 acre former sugar plantation turned historic site dedicated to telling the history of slavery in the United States from the perspective of the enslaved Africans, African-Americans, and Creoles of Color who built America’s wealth. However, it takes much more to share and interpret this history than just opening the door.
Join hosts Dr. Joy Banner, Director of Marketing and Communications, and Amber Mitchell, Director of Education, as they discuss the unique intersection of history, preservation, race, and storytelling that create a one-of-a-kind visitor experience.