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provide an opportunity to explore themes in American history and self-government through the study of original historical documents.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

One-Day Seminar: The Abolition Movement hosted by Missouri Humanities Council (St. Louis, MO)

Jun 02, 2022 | 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM | Missouri

This seminar will examine the Abolition movement and abolitionist sentiments and ideas from the era of the Founding through the Civil War. All attendees of... Read more »

One-Day Seminar: The American Mind: Frederick Douglass hosted by Freedoms Foundations at Valley Forge (Phoenixville, PA)

Jun 04, 2022 | 8:30 AM - 2:45 PM | Pennsylvania

One of the most influential African Americans in the nineteenth century, Douglass advocated for a number of causes, including the abolition of slavery. This seminar... Read more »

One-Day Seminar: Federalist Papers and the Constitution hosted by Heinz History Center (Pittsburgh, PA)

Aug 12, 2022 | 8:30 AM - 2:45 PM | Pennsylvania

Reflecting on the challenges facing the Convention of 1787, James Madison once suggested that a key purpose of the U.S. Constitution was to combine “the... Read more »

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