Discover the Oakland Community School Classroom Experience with Ericka Huggins
Ericka Huggins in an Oakland Community School classroom, Courtesy of Ericka Huggins
When the Black Panthers founded the ground-breaking Oakland Community School, Ericka Huggins was the woman put in charge of its leadership. Join her in an immersive experience that recreates a classroom under her care, complete with original lesson plans and archived materials to set the scene. Become a student in Ericka Huggins’ class and discover the innovative education and nutrition models she developed.
This event will be held in the Piazzoni Murals Room.
General admission and special programming are free on Saturdays at the de Young and Legion of Honor for all residents of the nine Bay Area counties. Seating for this program is limited and first-come, first-served. Seating tickets will be distributed an hour before the event begins in front of the Piazzoni Murals Room. Purchase of a special exhibition ticket is required on this day to see Soul of a Nation.
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Free Saturdays admission is generously underwritten by Diane B. Wilsey and programming is supported by the Ford Foundation and Kaiser Permanente.