EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 26 for August 7, 2019
Library of Congress has restored and made available the Gandhara Scroll
For many more resources - https://padlet.com/rcairn/joct7wc3bvr8
Prepare to Implement K-5 Social Studies Standards
Teachers Two-Day Workshop Aug. 27 & Nov. 1. Info & Registration
Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]), 10 Sept. 1916. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers.
EVENTS @ EMERGING AMERICA - Info & Registration.
HISTORY AND CIVICS EDUCATION COURSES
PDPs / Or optional grad credit available from Westfield State University.
Aug. 27 & Nov. 1. - Grades K-5 Social Studies - 2018 Framework. Hadley, Massachusetts. Develop plans to integrate the new standards into the K-5 curriculum. Instructor veteran elementary teacher Laurie Risler. Available for 10 PDPs. Info & Registration
NEW RESOURCES AT THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
Papers of President James Garfield now online. Includes 80,000 items, mostly from 1850 to 1881. loc.gov/collections/james-a-garfield-papers/about-this-collection.
TPS Teachers Network - Teachers with experience working with primary sources are welcome to join this network.
Library of Congress Teacher Blog http://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/
Not Farewell: The Exploration and Discovery Continues
Framing the Lives of Civil War Nurses
August 10 - 10am - Sojourner Truth Walking Tour - Meet at the Sojourner Statue
August 11 - 2-4:30pm - Chester Theater: Curve of Departure - Information and Tickets
August 14 - 10:30am-4:30pm - Massachusetts Historical Society: Workshop: National History Day in MA - Information
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