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Event:
Smithsonian’s Teach-It-Forward Institute
Start:
August 4, 2014 8:00 am
End:
August 5, 2014 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Organizer:
Updated:
May 7, 2014
Venue:
Smithsonian's National Museum of American History
Phone:
202-633-1000
Address:
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14th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington DC, 20001, United States

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History invites local (DC, MD, VA, DE) educators with a passion for teaching social studies and facilitating adult learning to join us for the Teach-it-Forward Institute. The goal of the Institute is to familiarize participants with the Museum’s resources and teaching strategies, and to prepare them to share lessons learned with fellow educators. This program is free, and breakfast and lunch will be provided.

For elementary educators, session one will be conducted over the course of two days, August 4 and August 5, 2014. Session two will be on January 10, 2015.
For secondary educators, session one will be conducted over the course of two days, August 7 and August 8, 2014. Session two will be on January 24, 2015.

We are accepting applicants on a rolling basis until May 12, 2014Space is limited, so please apply early. To apply, please visit http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/861722/Teach-it-Forward-Application   (estimated time for completion: 10 to 20 minutes). Please do not hesitate to contact us at historyteachers@si.edu if you have any questions.

All educators are eligible to apply.