Professional Development Opportunities and Announcements
In each issue of Democracy & Education we are pleased to feature conversations about topics in democratic education among leading scholars in the field. Because we value the open exchange of ideas, each issue is available free to everyone. --> read more »
July 14–18, 2013
Applications due February 8, 2013.
The Museum Teacher Fellowship Program enables talented teachers to become leaders in Holocaust education, bringing the history and lessons of the Holocaust to new places and new audiences.
About the Program --> read more »
The Holocaust and Jewish Resistance Teachers' Program is an intensive three week learning and living experience in Washington, DC, Poland, Germany and the Czech Republic for U.S. secondary school teachers. This year's program is scheduled for June 30 – July 18, 2013. --> read more »
Date: Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Explore Civil Rights and Smithsonian collections with curators, experts, and educators in live presentations, demonstrations, and moderated forums. Join any of the live sessions and come back any time to view the archived conference at http://africanamericanart.si.edu/conference. --> read more »
The three-week NEH Institute Thomas Jefferson: Personality, Character and Public Life will take place at Boston University from July 8 to 26, 2013. The stipend for teachers is $2,700. Speakers include R. B. Bernstein, Peter Hatch, Joanne Freeman, Jan Lewis, and Peter Onuf. --> read more »
Thursdays, September 20 - October 25, 2012
5:00 to 7:00 pm --> read more »
The Center for News Literacy’s Summer Institute for Teachers is now accepting applications!
Become a News Literacy Fellow this summer! Join this program for high school teachers to develop a course for their school districts.
We’re looking for Chicagoland teachers who teach critical thinking to the first generation that lives out loud on social media. --> read more »
The 19th National Forum on Character Education
Please join us for the National Forum on Character Education: Developing Leaders of Integrity. The Forum will be held in Washington, D.C. from Nov. 1-4, 2012. Come explore strategies and solutions that transform schools into schools of character.
Why Attend? --> read more »
Call for Proposals: A special issue of The Clearing House, Fall 2013 Successful Strategies for Supporting Learning and Professional Development for Secondary EducatorsSubmitted by Anonymous on Thu, 04/05/2012 - 4:42pm
Successful Strategies for Supporting Learning and Professional Development for Secondary Educators
Guest editors: Carolyn A. Haug and Deanna Iceman Sands, School of Education and Human Development, University of Colorado Denver
Proposed Focus --> read more »
Engaging Students & Teachers: Integrating Primary Sources in K-16 Curricula, October 19-20, 2012, Covington, KYSubmitted by Anonymous on Thu, 05/03/2012 - 10:13am
Mark your calendars for the 2012 Midwest Archives Conference Fall Symposium to be held October 19-20, 2012. The Symposium is titled “Engaging Students & Teachers: Integrating Primary Sources in K-16 Curricula,” and it will gather archivists and educators to learn and discuss methods for connecting students with primary sources. --> read more »