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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programs provide an opportunity to explore themes in American history and self-government through the study of original historical documents.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

Documents and Debates Seminar: A War for Union or Abolition? hosted by Phoenix Union High School District (Phoenix, AZ)

Aug 27, 2019 | 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM | Arizona

States' rights or slavery? Preservation of the Union or abolition? The debate over the 'true' causes of the Civil War is still alive among historians... Read more »

Jason W. Stevens

One-Day Seminar: Trailblazers and Torchbearers - Women in American History hosted by Arlington Public Schools (Arlington, VA)

Aug 27, 2019 | 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM | Virginia

Women’s political, social and economic status has undergone several transformations in American history. This seminar will explore readings and documents in three of those stages:... Read more »

Natalie Fuehrer Taylor

One-Day Seminar: The Founding and Electoral College, hosted by the USS Midway Museum (San Diego, CA)

Sep 06, 2019 | 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM | California

Learn about how the Founders sought to formalize their ideas of limited government, a new vision of federalism, and balance between democratic and republican ideals,... Read more »

Jeremy Gypton