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Exploring Foods of the Columbian Exchange: K-12 Teacher Workshop

  • Southern Food & Beverage Museum 1504 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard New Orleans, LA, 70113 United States (map)

Join Tulane University’s Stone Center for Latin American Studies at the Southern Food & Beverage Museum for a fresh perspective on the Columbian Exchange. This workshop will engage educators with hands-on activities to provide a Louisiana perspective on the foods of this exchange. Learn from cultural historians and food experts about the impact the Columbian Exchange had on Louisiana.

Participants will gain a unique experience of teaching about this topic through food with an engaging activity coordinated by faculty from Tulane University’s Teacher Certification Program.

The workshop is $10 and includes lunch, curricula, and a certificate of completion. 


Sponsored by Tulane University’s Stone Center for Latin American Studies, and the Southern Food & Beverage Museum.