Banner, Human Computers Project

Building A Curriculum


Image by Niara Williams '18

Collaboration with Laura Jeffrey Academy

Professor Duchess Harris is currently working with Social Studies teachers at Laura Jeffrey Academy in Saint Paul, MN to educate young women about the Human Computers.

Inspiring Girls to Pursue STEM Fields

The lesson plans below are for middle school and high school students. It aims to support the making of student reports on Katherine Johnson and Christine Darden. We will be posting the student reports on this website. Please contact us if you need any other information or materials.

https://www.aip.org/sites/default/files/history/files/LessonPlan_JohnsonDardenandWestComputers.pdf

http://crgis.ndc.nasa.gov/crgis/images/7/7f/Human_Computers.pdf

http://www.civilwar.org/education/teachers/lesson-plans/contraband-camp-lesson-plan/contraband.pdf