Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Schedule of May PBS/WNET Webinars on Finding Your Roots, Starting Tonight

WNET is hosting free webinars for educators focusing on the new PBS 10-part series Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., which explores the family histories and genetics of famous Americans. The next session will take place today, Wednesday, May 9, from 8-9 pm Eastern Standard Time and will include highlights from Finding Your Roots Episode 7 (featuring Samuel L. Jackson, Condoleezza Rice, and Ruth Simmons) and Episode 8 (featuring Sanjay Gupta, Margaret Cho, and Martha Stewart).

This workshop will feature behind-the-scenes insights from the production team, as well as tips for using the content in the classroom. Additional Finding Your Roots webinars will take place Wednesday, May 23rd (8 pm EST) and May 30th (4 pm EST). For more details and to sign up for any of these free one-hour sessions, go to http://bit.ly/FYRWebinars.

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