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March 2019

One Day Seminar: Missouri Statehood, Dred Scott, and the Coming of the Civil War, hosted by the MO Humanities Council (St. Louis, MO)

March 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join TeachingAmericanHistory.org and the Missouri Humanities Council for this one-day Seminar on the interplay between the debate over Missouri statehood, the infamous Dred Scott v. Sandford case, and the longterm causes of the Civil War. This discussion-based program will be led by Dr. Dan Monroe and will consist of three 90-minute sessions, each focused on a set of primary source readings. Documents and program information will be sent to all registrants in advance of the program date, and PDF copies of the…

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One Day Seminar: Modern Social Movements, hosted by OK CSS (Norman, OK)

March 6 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Study the social movements of the 1960s to the 1980s, with a focus on women's issues, through a diverse selection of primary source documents. This Seminar is appropriate for American History, American Government, Sociology, and any law-related courses/electives. All participants will receive lunch and a certificate for continuing education hours from this free program. Access PDF copies of the reader and agenda here. REGISTER HERE

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One-Day Seminar: Origins of the Cold War hosted by Lexington School District One (Lexington, SC)

March 6 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

How did the alliances of World War 2 break down, and so quickly, after 1945? How close were these alliances in the first place, and what differences existed between the United States and the Soviet Union that acted as wedges between these two states and their respective allies? This seminar focuses on the ideas, events, and people – as expressed in key documents – of the years immediately after the end of World War 2, and how the Cold War…

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One-Day Seminar: Civil War and Lincoln (Kokomo, IN)

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join TAH.org for a one-day teacher seminar on the Civil War and Abraham Lincoln. Registration: 8:30 am Access program materials here REGISTER HERE

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One-Day Seminar: Causes of the Civil War hosted by Broward County Schools (Fort Lauderdale, FL)

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Study the long and short-term causes of the sectional, political, and economic divides that led to the Civil War. Using a packet of primary documents, provided in advance of the program, participants will discuss the legal, social, and political factors that, over a period of decades, drove North and South apart, and finally to arms against one another. All participants will receive lunch and a certificate for continuing education hours from this free program. Registration: 8:30 am Access program materials…

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One-Day Seminar: LBJ and Vietnam, hosted by the Vail School District (Tucson, AZ area)

March 11 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Join teachers from the Tucson area to discuss the ideas, decisions, and actions of the Johnson administration and LBJ himself regarding American involvement in the Vietnam War. Registrants will be provided with a packet of original documents and will engage in Socratic discussion about the topic. Lunch will be provided on-site, as well as a certificate for professional development hours. Digital copies of the agenda and reader will be available here by mid-January 2019. Given the focus on presidential decision-making,…

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One-Day Seminar: New Deal hosted by PA IU 10 (State College, PA)

March 12 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Join TAH.org for a free one-day documents-based seminar on the New Deal. Teachers will engage in a deep discussion of the causes of, political and economic responses to, and understanding of the Great Depression, with a special focus on FDR’s New Deal collection of programs. Teachers will be sent a paper copy of the documents reader in advance of the program, and will receive a continuing education certificate for the program. This educational program has been made possible thanks to…

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One-Day Seminar: Executive Power and the Constitution hosted by the Freedoms Foundation (Valley Forge, PA)

March 13 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

*This Seminar was rescheduled from the original February 20 date* Explore the constitutional powers, legal authority, and evolution of the ‘soft power’ of the president from the Founding through the Progressive Era. Participants will read and discuss documents that help explain how the Founders tried to translate the ideals of the Revolution into a form and system of government that would empower, yet restrain the Executive, as well as how interpretations of those powers have changed over time, especially in…

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One-Day Seminar: Lincoln, Philosopher and Statesman hosted by Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies (Madison, WI)

March 16 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Discussion Leader: Joe Fornieri Registration: 8:00 am Access program materials here REGISTER HERE

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One-Day Seminar: The Vietnam War hosted by Manatee County Schools (Bradenton, FL)

March 16 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

  Registration: 8:30 am Access program materials here REGISTER HERE

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