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September 2020

One-Day Seminar: The Korean War in Context hosted by South Korean Consulate & LAUSD [ONLINE]

September 22 @ 4:20 pm - September 29 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on September 15, 2020 at 4:20 pm

Study in-depth the origins of the Korean War and its place within the greater context of the Cold War, with an emphasis on its causes, the armistice, and the politics between the two Koreas since. This program will take place over two Tuesdays, with each session lasting 90 minutes. A single documents reader will be provided to all registrants in both PDF and print form and can be found here. All registrants will be provided with WebEx login credentials in advance…

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October 2020

One-Day Seminar: Presidents and Political Parties hosted by Kentucky Historical Society [HELD ONLINE]

October 3 @ 8:45 am - 12:30 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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Online Seminar Series: Presidential Elections & Campaigns (OLSS) [HELD ONLINE]

October 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:20 pm
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One event on October 13, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on October 20, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Join teachers for this deep-dive into the politics, law, systems, and norms of elections and campaigns, with a focus on those for the presidency. This thematic seminar will spotlight examples from across American history and will be relevant to both history and government teachers of multiple grade levels. Session 1: "Parties and Elections in the Early Republic" 4:00 PM CT - 5:20 PM CT, October 6, 2020 Session 2: "The Campaign of 1860" 4:00 PM CT - 5:20 PM CT,…

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Online Seminar Series: Presidential Elections & Campaigns (OLSS) [HELD ONLINE]

October 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:20 pm
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One event on October 13, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on October 20, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Join teachers for this deep-dive into the politics, law, systems, and norms of elections and campaigns, with a focus on those for the presidency. This thematic seminar will spotlight examples from across American history and will be relevant to both history and government teachers of multiple grade levels. Session 1: "Parties and Elections in the Early Republic" 4:00 PM CT - 5:20 PM CT, October 6, 2020 Session 2: "The Campaign of 1860" 4:00 PM CT - 5:20 PM CT,…

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Online Seminar Series: Presidential Elections & Campaigns (OLSS) [HELD ONLINE]

October 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:20 pm
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One event on October 13, 2020 at 4:00 pm

One event on October 20, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Join teachers for this deep-dive into the politics, law, systems, and norms of elections and campaigns, with a focus on those for the presidency. This thematic seminar will spotlight examples from across American history and will be relevant to both history and government teachers of multiple grade levels. Session 1: "Parties and Elections in the Early Republic" 4:00 PM CT - 5:20 PM CT, October 6, 2020 Session 2: "The Campaign of 1860" 4:00 PM CT - 5:20 PM CT,…

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One-Day Seminar: Nationalism and Imperialism in the Gilded Age hosted by Georgia Council for the Social Studies (Athens, GA)

October 22 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Great fortunes were made in the late 19th Century and with this growth of industrialism came a desire to expand markets. How did nationalism inform the pro-imperialist arguments of Theodore Roosevelt? Were these arguments consistent with American principles? What were the arguments against imperialism and protectionism? This seminar will analyze these questions and consider the policies of Theodore Roosevelt. Lunch will be provided at this free program, as well as a certificate for continuing education. All registrants will receive a…

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One-Day Seminar: John Brown’s Legacy: From Kansas to Harper’s Ferry hosted by South Carolina Council for History Education (Held Online)

October 24 @ 8:30 am - 12:15 pm

John Brown’s 1859 raid on the federal arsenal in Harper’s Ferry, VA was a pivotal moment in America’s road to Civil War. Opinions of Brown’s tactics mostly, but not exclusively divided along sectional lines. Many Northerners saw him as a courageous hero of abolition while southerner saw him as a terrorist. Harper’s Ferry, however, was not Brown’s first exposure to bloodshed over the issue of slavery. After joining his sons in Kansas in 1855, he led a retaliatory raid on…

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One-Day Seminar: Jim Crow: Its Roots and Impact on African Americans hosted by Carlisle High School [HELD ONLINE]

October 31 @ 8:45 am - 12:30 pm

This online seminar will focus on the roots of Jim Crow in the late 19th century. What was the catalyst for Jim Crow legislation? How did the laws and customs of Jim Crow get firmly established? How was it defended by its supporters? How was it attacked by civil rights advocates and how did African Americans respond to the systematic discrimination of Jim Crow? Join your colleagues for a deep dive into documents that describe what C. Vann Woodward called,…

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November 2020

One-Day Seminar: The Constitution and the Federalist Papers hosted by USS Midway Museum (San Diego, CA)

November 13 @ 7:45 am - 2:15 pm

Study the relationship between the Constitution and the Federalist Papers, and how the latter helped to win the argument for ratification of the former, as well as how the Federalist Papers have been used as a means of understanding the ideas behind and with the United States Constitution. Lunch will be provided at this free program, as well as a certificate for continuing education. All registrants will receive a copy of the reader, on paper, in advance of the program;…

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