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March 2019

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: The Presidency and Public Life of Harry S. Truman, hosted by Great Hearts Academy (Phoenix, AZ)

March 27 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Join teachers from across the Phoenix area for this Seminar about the public life of Harry Truman - artillery officer, member of the House of Representatives, Vice President, and President - through a collection of documents and a day of Socratic conversation, with an emphasis on World War II and early Cold War abroad and at home. All participants will be provided a paper copy of the documents reader, lunch, and a professional development certificate. Digital copies of the reader…

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One Day Seminar: The Legislative Branch, hosted by Phoenix Union HSD (Phoenix, AZ)

March 28 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn about the creation, structure, and evolution of the United States Congress as a constitutional, legal, and political institution, from the American Founding through the late 20th Century. This conceptual survey Seminar is appropriate for teachers of American History, Government, Civics, Law, and Comparative Government, with documents drawn’s forthcoming Core American Documents volume on Congress. Teachers will receive a documents reader in advance of the program, lunch, and a certificate for continuing education. Download PDF copies of the program materials here.…

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April 2019

One Day Seminar: Documents & Debates – The Path to Civil War, hosted by Arizona Department of Education (Phoenix, AZ)

April 9 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Join and Arizona teachers for our second ‘Documents & Debates Seminar,’ which will consist of a study of three debatable issues that marked the road to the Civil War. Based on documents and questions from volume 1 of’s new Documents and Debates volumes, this program will follow our usual format of three 90-minute sessions, providing teachers with experience with three sets of documents and guiding questions, all of which could be used with students. Sessions will focus on…

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