Join the National Council for History Education (NCHE), an organization dedicated to promoting the importance of history in schools and society, at the Renaissance Austin Hotel, Austin, Texas, March 30 – April 1 for the 2006 annual conference, The Americas in World History.
Conference highlights include General Session Speakers:
Carol Berkin of Baruch College (NY) speaking on Patriotic Mothers: Women's Role after the American, French, and Italian Revolutions
H.W. Brands, Dickson Allen Anderson Centennial Professor, Department of History, University of Texas at Austin discussing Andrew Jackson and World Revolutions
David J. Weber, the Robert and Nancy Dedman Professor of History and Director of the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, considering Spaniards and Their Savages in the Age of Enlightenment
Building from the momentum of the General Session Speakers will be multiple concurrent sessions related to the conference theme of the Americas in World History. Several field trips to such historically significant sites as The Alamo, The LBJ Presidential Library, The Bush Presidential Library, The Center for American History, The LBJ Ranch and Boyhood Home, The Texas State Capitol, The Texas State Cemetery, and The Admiral Nimitz National Museum of the Pacific War, will also allow participants to enter into an historical frame of mind.
Come to the land of longhorns, revolutions, conquistadors, and presidents. Discover what the world has had to say.
For registration information and additional details, please visit:
NCHE National Conferences: Exciting. Educational. Extraordinary.
The National Council for History Education
26915 Westwood Rd., Suite B-2
Westlake, OH 44145-4657
Fax: 440-835-1295 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Visit the website at http://www.nche.net
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