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November 2019

One-Day Seminar: The Politics of the Roaring 20s, hosted by Hays CISD (Austin area)

November 6 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

  Study the politics and political economy of the Roaring 20s - when women were able to vote again in federal elections, alcohol was banned by constitutional amendment, the economy boomed, Americans questioned their country's role in international security affairs, and ending with the great market crash that heralded the Great Depression. Lunch and a certificate for continuing education will be provided, as well as both digital and physical copies of the readings. Access digital copies of program materials¬†here¬†after late…

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One-Day Seminar: Presidents and Political Parties, hosted by St. Thomas High School (Houston, TX)

November 7 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Explore the evolution of relations between the President and political parties, from the earliest days of the Republic to the 20th Century. This program is especially relevant to American History and American Government teachers seeking to deepen their understanding of how the Executive and Legislative branches have developed and interacted with one another during pivotal events and eras in our history, and how media, technology, and funding sources have changes the seeming balance of power between them. All attendees will…

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February 2020

One-Day Seminar: Reform Movements – 1790-1850, hosted by Hays CISD (Austin area, TX)

February 11, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

J. & R. Lamb Studios, Designer. Design drawing for stained glass window with the Holy Spirit. , None. Library of Congress, 2016676402.Study social and religious reform movements from the first decades of the American experiment in self-government. Ranging from 1790-1850, this program will spotlight documents from a variety of reformers and reform movements. All registrants will be provided a documents reader of primary sources, a certificate for continuing education, and lunch at this free program. All TAH.org programs are conducted…

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June 2020

One-Day Seminar: The Constitution and Limited Government, hosted by Hays CISD (Austin, TX)

June 4, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Study the Constitution, Bill of Rights, and other documents from America's political history as you study the fundamental idea of limited government. This program is perfect for teachers of American History, Government, and Civics at all grade levels, and is thematic in nature, bringing in primary source documents from across time to study this concept. 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,…

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One-Day Seminar: TR, Wilson, and the Progressive Reformers, hosted by Hays CISD (Austin, TX)

June 5, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Study the Progressive Era through the words and ideas of Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, and others, and see the Constitution and fundamental concepts of American government and law through their eyes. 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; and digital copies will be available here after early May 2020. REGISTER HERE

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