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Programs for Teachers of American History & Government

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Teaching American History programs provide an opportunity to explore themes in American history and self-government through the study of original historical documents. Designed especially for teachers, our programs are offered online, on our campus, and at sites around the country.

Upcoming Programs & Events

[CANCELED] One-Day Seminar: "Civil War and Reconstruction" hosted by Woodward Academy (College Park, GA)

Mar 31, 2020 | 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM | Georgia

The Civil War and Reconstruction was arguably one of the most catastrophic and defining events in American history. For Lincoln, the sole purpose was to... Read more »

[CANCELED] One-Day Seminar: LBJ and Vietnam, hosted by the USS Midway Museum (San Diego, CA)

Apr 03, 2020 | 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM | California

How did the United States get involved in the conflict in Vietnam? When did this involvement escalate, and for what reasons? How did LBJ -... Read more »

[CANCELED] One-Day Seminar: Origins of the Cold War, hosted by the Illinois Council for History Education and Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (Aurora, IL)

Apr 04, 2020 | 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM | Illinois

Join teachers from the Chicago area to study the origins of the Cold War, beginning with pre-WW2 documents and moving into the years immediately after... Read more »

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