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NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops for School Teachers: The USS Constitution and the War of 1812|
The USS Constitution Museum invites you to take part in a week long workshop as we explore the USS Constitution and the War of 1812. The war will be presented in a wide range of venues; educators selected for the workshop will hear from guest lecturers, visit historic sites in Boston and have the chance to explore the War’s greatest artifact, USS Constitution. The USS Constitution Museum will serve as the headquarters and home base of the seminar, providing educators the chance to experience the museum’s award winning, hands-on, minds-on exhibits and the opportunity to create an interactive teaching activity that can be used to share t ...
Teaching with Documents and Works of Art: An Integrated Approach - Focus on "Photography as Art and Document"
National Archives Building and Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. Get a first-hand introduction to the holdings, resources, and programs of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) and the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM).
Workshop attendees will participate in and develop classroom activities that utilize both visual images and primary source documents as teaching tools in ways that sharpen students' skills and enthusiasm for history, social studies, and the humanities. They will also participate in hands-on activities related to historical photography processes.
Fee: $200 ...
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