K–12 history, social studies, language arts, and English teachers are invited to apply to the 2012 Gilder Lehrman Teacher Seminars. Taught by renowned historians on college campuses in the US and the UK, these one-week interdisciplinary seminars give educators the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of topics in American history and literature—while gaining practical resources and strategies to take back to their classrooms.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 15, 2012.
These seminars are FREE for all Public, Private, and Parochial schools. Independent schools are eligible for partial tuition fellowships. Participants receive a travel stipend and their room and board is completely covered.
Graduate credit is available.
If you have any questions contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For a complete list of Gilder Lehrman’s 2012 Teacher Seminars, information about full and partial fellowships, graduate credit, and to apply online, visit:
NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture
Empire City: New York from 1877–2001
Kenneth T. Jackson and Karen Markoe
* This seminar requires a separate application. Apply here:
** The deadline for this seminar is March 1, 2012.
We are delighted to present 40 seminars in 2012, including:
9/11 and American Memory
David W. Blight
at the National September 11
Memorial & Museum, New York City
The Great Depression and World War II
David M. Kennedy
at Stanford University
Immigration and American Life
Vicki Ruiz and Ana Rosas
at University of California, Irvine
The Era of George Washington
Gordon S. Wood
at George Washington's Mount Vernon
New Orleans Jazz and the American Public Sphere
at Tulane University
The American Civil War: Origins and Consequences
Gary W. Gallagher
at University of Virginia
The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History 19 W. 44th Street, NYC, NY 10036
Tel: (646) 366-9666
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