Professional Development Opportunities and Announcements
Workshop dates: August 5-7, 2013
Workshop location: American Enterprise Institute, Washington, D.C.
Registration at ncss.org Summer Professional Development Workshops
Instructor: John Zola johnzola.com --> read more »
This summer seminar which runs from June 17-21 in Lincoln provides opportunities for educators to acquire the tools they need to adequately teach the Holocaust and Social Justice issues in their classrooms. Through a variety of media and speakers this five day seminar is meant to instruct, inspire and motivate teachers to return to their classrooms armed with knowledge and resources. --> read more »
In each issue of Democracy & Education we are pleased to feature conversations about topics in democratic education among leading scholars in the field. Because we value the open exchange of ideas, each issue is available free to everyone. --> read more »
Date: Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Explore Civil Rights and Smithsonian collections with curators, experts, and educators in live presentations, demonstrations, and moderated forums. Join any of the live sessions and come back any time to view the archived conference at http://africanamericanart.si.edu/conference. --> read more »
The Holocaust and Jewish Resistance Teachers' Program is an intensive three week learning and living experience in Washington, DC, Poland, Germany and the Czech Republic for U.S. secondary school teachers. This year's program is scheduled for June 30 – July 18, 2013. --> read more »
July 14–18, 2013
Applications due February 8, 2013.
The Museum Teacher Fellowship Program enables talented teachers to become leaders in Holocaust education, bringing the history and lessons of the Holocaust to new places and new audiences.
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The three-week NEH Institute Thomas Jefferson: Personality, Character and Public Life will take place at Boston University from July 8 to 26, 2013. The stipend for teachers is $2,700. Speakers include R. B. Bernstein, Peter Hatch, Joanne Freeman, Jan Lewis, and Peter Onuf. --> read more »
Thursdays, September 20 - October 25, 2012
5:00 to 7:00 pm --> read more »
The Center for News Literacy’s Summer Institute for Teachers is now accepting applications!
Become a News Literacy Fellow this summer! Join this program for high school teachers to develop a course for their school districts.
We’re looking for Chicagoland teachers who teach critical thinking to the first generation that lives out loud on social media. --> read more »
The 19th National Forum on Character Education
Please join us for the National Forum on Character Education: Developing Leaders of Integrity. The Forum will be held in Washington, D.C. from Nov. 1-4, 2012. Come explore strategies and solutions that transform schools into schools of character.
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