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February 12, 2019 - 3:00pm EST

The UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project is hosting an NEH Landmarks workshop this summer. The institute will explore the WWII Home Front in the Bay Area, with particular attention to the role of women in the workforce, the incarceration of people of Japanese descent, and the munitions explosion that disproportionately impacted African American sailors at Port Chicago. Applications are due March 1, 2019.

Movement, Mobilization, and Militarization: The Bay Area Home Front in World War II

August 5, 2019 - 8:30am EDT

August 5-7, 2019

The 14th Annual Summer Institute for Climate Change Education will be in Washington D.C, co-hosted by the Lowell School, in partnership with NOAA Climate Office.

July 14, 2019 - 8:45am EDT

Slavery in the Colonial North 

June 23, 2019 - 8:45am EDT to July 7, 2019 - 8:45am EDT

The History Project at UC Davis will be hosting a summer Landmarks in American History and Culture Workshop on The 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad, Transforming California and the Nation. Made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities. This NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture will be offered twice: June 23-28 and July 7-12, 2019. Please indicate your preference and availability on your application due March 1, 2019. Learn More 

February 12, 2019 - 8:30am EST

Little Bighorn battleground sites are located in a one-hundred mile radius in the plains of south-central Montana and played a critical role in the Great Sioux War of 1876. The Little Big Horn Battlefield serves as the primary focus of the workshop.

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Applications must be submitted to the project director, not the NEH, and must be postmarked no later than Friday, March 1, 2019.

December 23, 2018 to January 3, 2019

The Global Exploration for Educators Organization (GEEO) is collaborating with Qatar Foundation International (QFI) to offer an all expenses paid trip to Qatar and Oman this winter. The first part of the program takes place in Qatar where you will explore the bustling city of Doha, visit the renowned Museum of Islamic Art, explore different ecosystems throughout the country and visit educational institutions to learn more about the country’s education system.

April 13, 2018 - 9:45am EDT to April 16, 2018 - 3:45pm EDT
Join educators and Asia scholars in Las Vegas, Nevada, to learn more about Korean history at a conference hosted by the Korean War Legacy Foundation. Participants will hear from top scholars. ... Thanks to the generous support of the Korea Foundation, there is only a $35 registration fee for conference, single occupancy room, and most
February 20, 2018 - 5:00pm EST
The College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards emphasizes high quality social studies education. To continue to refine outreach efforts, feedback was collected from teachers late in 2017 and will be published in a white paper with the full results. A webinar will be held on Wednesday February 20, 2018, from 5-6pm ET to share the information gathered from educators who participated in the survey. To join the webinar, which is free, visit
Integrating portraiture into the classroom provides exciting opportunities to connect students with history, biography, visual art, and many other subjects. The Summer Teacher Institute will take a broad look at the Portrait Gallery’s collection. Participants will learn how to “read” portraiture and use the art as a springboard into a more in-depth discussion about biography and history. Teachers in grades kindergarten–12 may apply as individuals or as part of a team. Priority will be given to social studies, English/language arts, and visual arts teachers.


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