HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 3, Issue 11 for March 24, 2016
Enchanted Circle Theater is hiring an Assistant to the Director. Job posting.
FREE – Library of Congress TPS @ the Collaborative - Register.
Tuesday, April 12 - 3:30-6:30pm - Worcester Polytechnic Institute - Enriching STEM Learning through Primary Sources. http://www.wpi.edu/academics/
Boston - April 2 - First to Fight: American Volunteers against Fascism in the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) - Clash of ideologies at start of WWII - Top scholars from Stanford Univ. & Wellesley College explore start of World War II through engaging propaganda posters and letters from the front lines. Work with veteran teacher-leaders. Lesson & resources ready to use!
Register by Friday 03/25! Earn $25 B&N Gift Card.
Springfield - April 9, May 9, & June 13 - America’s Warriors in the Modern Era: World War II to Iraq. Vietnam scholar Chris Appy. Build lessons. Free history grad credit.
Speak to veterans.
* Northampton - Starts May 02 - Nurturing Student Inquiry and Student Voice Through Informational Texts – Rich Cairn
* Boston - May 7 & 14 - Landscape of Revolution - Boston Public Library Leventhal Map Center. Register directly with Leventhal. John Hannigan on African American soldiers. Develop lesson for your classroom!
† Boston - June 6-7 - Immigration Issues in Perspective: Building Curriculum with Primary Sources.
Register here or as noted.
† = Grad credit History. * = General ed grad credit. Fees to register credit.
RESOURCES @ THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS - http://LoC.Gov/teachers
OTHER RECOMMENDED EVENTS and RESOURCES
April 2 - The Rivers School, Weston - Race and Racism: Challenges for World History Teaching and Research - New England Regional World History Association.
April 9 - Hiding in Plain Sight: Female Soldiers of the Civil War, Free event 2-2:45pm at the Springfield Armory National Historic Site.
April 9, 9:00-3:00 - The Power of Maps in the Classroom - ELMS College, Springfield.
April 20 - Teaching Thomas Jefferson - Mass Hist Society
June 24-26 - Old Deerfield - New England at Sea: Maritime Memory and Material Culture
July 12-14 - Mass Hist Society - Teaching Three Centuries of History - MHS Collections
Free Publication from National Science Council: The Integration of Immigrants into American Society. Download or read online. http://www.nap.edu/read/21746/
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