Cities of the Indian Ocean: Engines of Change in the Early Modern World

Exact date in January TBD

One-Day Programs


January, 2022 (Date TBD)



Focal Skills and Dispositions

Research skills; ICT Literacy


5 PDPs


Partnership educators: $0
Non-partnership educators: $200

Especially for educators of grades 7-12

The cosmopolitan and multicultural cities of the Indian Ocean were sites of creativity and exchange in the medieval and early modern worlds.  Learn about the places and the people—merchants, scholars and religious travelers, sailors, pirates and enslaved people—of this fascinating and interconnected region using digital maps, material culture and other resources that can help enliven your world history curriculum. 

Registration Information

Partnership Educators:

Registration must be approved through your school district. Contact your school district’s Primary Source representative with your request.

Non-partnership Educators:

Register using the form below.


Contact Sara Clamage at

Registration is ongoing until the course is filled.