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February 2020

One-Day Seminar: “Jacksonian America” hosted by St. Thomas High School (Houston, TX)

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

Andrew Jackson: general, president, and a man after whom an era is named. Study in-depth Jackson’s public life as applied to his era and how his ideas both led and represented significant political, legal, and social change in America before the Civil War. 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…

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

February 11 @ 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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April 2020

One-Day Seminar: “The Revolution of 1800” hosted by St. Thomas High School (Houston, TX)

April 16 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

  In 1800, America experienced what could be called its second partisan election, and this one more clearly separated into camps than in 1796. Engage with the ideas and debates of the times as Americans tested whether their new constitutional system could withstand the growing power of political parties, and how and divided country would respond to a transfer of power. Lunch will be provided at this free program, as well as a certificate for continuing education. All registrants will…

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June 2020

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

June 4 @ 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 @ 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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One-Day Seminar: Modern Social Movements hosted by Cistercian Preparatory School (Irving, TX)

June 5 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Beginning with the upheavals of the 1960s, the United States saw a diverse set of groups pushing for social change. These included African Americans, Native Americans, women, and gays, and lesbians. This seminar will focus on the legacy of the 1960s, the intersection of personal behavior with political movements and battles won and lost by various groups. Please join us for a lively discussion of the primary sources that tell the story of these movements, the players and the key…

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