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February 2019

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

February 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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 the face of crisis. Registration: 8:30 am Access program materials…

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March 2019

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

March 12, 2019 @ 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: Kennedy and Johnson Years hosted by PA IU 5 (Erie, PA)

March 27, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Discussion Leader: John Moser, Ashland University Registration: 8:00 am Access program materials here Register Here

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One-Day Seminar: The Cold War on the Home Front – 1945 to 1954 (Carlisle, PA)

March 30, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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

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April 2019

One-Day Seminar: Robber Barons or Captains of Industry hosted by PA IU 9 (Smethport, PA)

April 2, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

The Gilded Age is often portrayed as one of contrasts: the rich and the poor; the powerful and the weak. Dig deeply into a collection of documents from the latter decades of the 19th Century to see through the lens of the times how social norms, economic changes, and government policy reflected and shaped this era of rapid industrialization and urbanization, ongoing immigration, and the growth of wealth. Discussion Leader: Gregory Schneider, Emporia State University Registration: 8:00 am Access program materials…

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August 2019

One-Day Seminar: Populism and Progressives hosted by the Heinz History Center (Pittsburgh, PA)

August 9, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Discussion Leader: Jason Jividen Registration: 8:00 am Access program materials here REGISTER HERE

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