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History eNews from Emerging America - July 17, 2019

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Published on Wed, 07/17/2019

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EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 24 for July 17, 2019

 

NEWS

 

Accessing Inquiry Workshop/Graduate Course

July 29-30 slots still open. Fall registration open soon! 

 

Working for Independence. 

"IMG_1059" by Healthy Community Living is licensed under CC PDM 1.0 

 

EVENTS @ EMERGING AMERICA - Info & Registration.

Contact rcairn@collaborative.org.

 

HISTORY AND CIVICS EDUCATION COURSES

PDPs / Or optional grad credit available from Westfield State University. 

Accessing Inquiry for Students with Disabilities through Primary Sources. Instructors Alison Noyes and Laurie Risler. Meets Massachusetts 15-hour requirement for professional development on strategies to teach students with disabilities and diverse learners. Register. Optional 1 grad credit. 

  • July 29-30 - South Hadley Public Library. 

 

NEW RESOURCES AT THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

 

Library of Congress Teacher Blog http://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/

  • Five Questions with Christopher Hartten, Archivist in the Music Division

  • An Independence Day Safety Reminder

  • Five Questions with Megan Harris, Senior Reference Specialist, Veterans History Project

  • 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Historic American Engineering Record Collection

 

OTHER RECOMMENDED EVENTS - Across Massachusetts and the U.S. 

  • July 20 - 10am-4:30pm - John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum: JFK Space Fest 2019 - Information and Registration 

  • July 22 - 26 - 8:30am-3:30pm - Primary Source: Crossroads of Culture - The Islamic World (570-1700) - Information and Registration 

  • July 25 - 7pm - Historic Deerfield: Marketplace of Revolution: American Consumers in a World of Goods - Deerfield Community Center - Information 

  • July 28 - 9am-3pm - Springfield Museums: Indian Motorcycle Day - Information 

  • July 30 - August 1 - 8:30am-3:30pm - Facing History and Ourselves: Democracy at Risk - Holocaust and Human Behavior - Information and Registration 

  • August 3 - 9am-3:15pm - Pioneer Valley History Network: Magical History Tour - Information 

  • August 29 - 3pm - 4pm - Minnesota Historical Society: Teaching African American History: The Long Road to Civil Rights - Information and Registration 

  • August 31 - 9am-8pm - National Book Festival (Washington, D.C.) - Information 

  • September 19 - 7pm - National Council for History Education: American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Space Race - Registration information to come 

 

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Karen Albano

History eNews Editor, Emerging America
Karen Albano began working with the Emerging America program in 2015. She is currently the editor of the weekly History eNews, and has contributed to many facets of the Emerging America program, including developing curriculum, improving the accessibility of the website to educators, and overseeing social media outreach.