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September 2019

One-Day Seminar: Documents & Debates – Revolution, Citizenship, and Self-Government, hosted by the Arizona Department of Education (Phoenix, AZ)

September 20 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

  What did Americans of the Revolutionary Era see as the purpose of government, and its proper role in the life of the individual? How did they define and understand citizenship and its rights and responsibilities? And how did these beliefs leads to the decision to split with England, and form a new government? Explore these questions through a set of documents and questions that will together frame the issue as the debate it was at the time. Download volume…

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One-Day Seminar: Cold War on the Home Front hosted Florida CHE and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta – Miami Branch (Miami, FL)

September 21 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Florida FL United States

The ‘Red Scare’ that gripped America after the end of World War II, and the development and implications of the Cold War at home, including the Alger Hiss case and the House Un-American Activities Committee. Registration: 8:30 am Access program materials here REGISTER HERE

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One-Day Seminar: American Foreign Policy hosted by Roanoke County Schools (Roanoke, VA)

September 21 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Virginia United States

The ideas behind and challenges to American views on foreign policy, from the administration of George Washington through the Cold War era. Registration: 8:30 am Access program materials here REGISTER HERE

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One-Day Seminar: The American Revolution hosted by Hamilton County Schools (Chattanooga, TN)

September 21 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

The seminar will discuss readings that address such issues as political developments in North America and the British empire and the arguments for and against independence, culminating in the Declaration of Independence; the Revolutionary War as a military, social and cultural event in the development of the American nation and state; and the United States under the articles of confederation. Registration opens at 8:30 am Access program materials here REGISTER HERE

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One-Day Seminar: Slavery and the Constitution, hosted by St. Thomas High School (Houston, TX)

September 23 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Study deeply the problem of slavery within the context of the Constitutional Convention, the Constitution itself, and other seminal American political documents. Was the Constitution, as written, a pro- or anti-slavery document? What it neither? Study the ideas of those who shaped the Constitution, and those who interpreted it during the first half of the 19th Century, and come to your own conclusion. Access digital copies of program materials here. Paper copies will be mailed in late August to all…

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One-Day Seminar: Federalists v. Anti-Federalists hosted by Metro Georgia RESA (Smyrna, GA)

September 24 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

This seminar is designed to analyze the main arguments set forth in print during the crucial years of 1787-1788 concerning the ratification of the newly proposed Constitution of the United States. Through a close reading of the primary source material we will attempt to identify the most important principles that animated the participants in the discussion, including the fundamental assumptions about the political order and human nature. These texts have an authority of their own in connection with the great…

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One-Day Seminar: The American Revolution (Edmond, OK – OKC area)

September 26 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Join teachers from across Oklahoma for an in-depth study of the American Revolution - the social, political, economic, and military split from England that secured American independence. Dr. Rob McDonald, of the United States Military Academy, and editor of TAH's upcoming American Revolution Core Documents Collection will be the Discussion Leader for this Seminar. Lunch and a certificate for continuing education will be provided, and a physical copy of the American Revolution documents volume will be sent to those who…

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One-Day Seminar: Religion and Reform – Three Episodes in American History, hosted by Valor Christian High School (Denver area, CO)

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

Join Colorado teachers for this thematic study of how religion has often driven social and political reform movements in America, from the Founding era through mid-20th Century. This free program is open to all area teachers, lunch will be provided, as well as a certificate for continuing education. Access digital copies of program materials here after early August. All registrants will be sent physical copies of the reader and agenda in early September. REGISTER HERE

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One-Day Seminar: Presidents and Political Parties (Colorado Springs, CO)

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

The U.S. Constitution makes no mention of political parties, yet parties began to form shortly after its ratification.  Today, it is hard to see how American democracy would work without them.  At the same time, parties formed as decentralized political associations that engaged the attention of ordinary citizens and held presidents accountable to local constituencies.  But as the power of the presidency (and the federal government) grew, parties shifted their attention from building political support in the states and localities…

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