Fulbright-Hays team visits Nigeria
Professor Boutte sends greetings from her month-long Fulbright Hays Group Study Abroad Project in Nigeria. She is traveling with 13 other educators--five professors; three doctoral students; and five K-12 teachers. The team is focused on African Diaspora Literacy (being literate about people in the African Diaspora ).
They are focusing on connections between Yoruba and African American culture. All are engaged in curriculum projects which reflects their learning, and which will be implemented in K-20 educational settings in South Carolina. A book project and several articles will emerge from this project (Project ASA). Stay tuned for more details.