Free Teachers Professional Development Event

BazanED invites educators from New York and New Jersey to come, learn, interact and engage during this special Professional Development event hosted by Africa-America Institute, Fox Searchlight Pictures and BazanEDThis invitation is exclusively for High School educators and admits one.


New Jersey Educators

For ALL New Jersey Educators in attendance please note that – registration and participation in this program will result in three (3) professional development hours provided through our educational partner, the New Jersey Amistad Commission, New Jersey Department of Education. This program fulfills their educational mandate to expand the knowledge base of African Diasporan history in the classroom.  A PDF certificate will be provided.

New York Educators

For New York Educators in attendance, a PDF certificate of participation will be provided for submission of professional development hours consideration.

This offer is for High School educators.  Space is limited, and on a first come, first served basis.  All RSVPs ADMIT ONE.  You must RSVP to gain entry.  No walk-ups will be admitted.

About BazanED

BazanED is a full-service education support service designed to host and deliver educational materials, provide professional development opportunities and foster unique learning opportunities for students nationwide.

About Africa-America Institute

Established in 1953, AAI is the pre-eminent institution dedicated to the promotion of enlightened engagement between Africa and America through education, training, dialogue and special convening events.

About Fox Searchlight Pictures

Fox Searchlight Pictures is a specialty film company that both finances and acquires motion pictures. It has its own marketing and distribution operations, and its films are distributed internationally by Twentieth Century Fox. Fox Searchlight Pictures is a unit of 21st Century Fox.