July 13, 2015 – July 19, 2015

World History Institute

World History Institute

Hosted by  The Alliance for Learning in World History

The World History Institute will provide comprehensive professional development for the teaching of world history.  Topics include conceptualization, student learning skills, pedagogy, content, and identifying available resources. The Common Core State Standards will be addressed by linking Institute curriculum to designated historical thinking skills. The Institute gives special attention to research, with an emphasis on showing teachers how they can integrate new ideas into the classroom with hands-on activities.
July 13-19, 2015
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

$1500 for Tuition, Room & Board

- Tim Keirn, California State Long Beach
- Linda Black, Stephen F. Austin State University
- Deborah Smith Johnston, Concordia International School – Shanghai
- Linda Cargile, Bancroft Middle School, Long Beach Unified School District

Coordinated By:
- Patrick Manning and Katie Jones (University of Pittsburgh)

Application Deadline: 
April 24, 2015
About the Alliance:
The Alliance for Learning in World History is a collaboration of educators and history scholars organized to advance the teaching and learning of world history in classrooms-in the U.S. and in every part of the world. The Alliance is anchored at the University of Pittsburgh, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and the California State University, Long Beach (CSULB).
Start: July 13, 2015
End: July 19, 2015

July 19, 2015 – July 24, 2015

Maryland Holocaust Educators Network Summer Institute for Teachers

The Maryland Holocaust Educators Network gathers teachers from across the region to study the Holocaust and genocide in the context of local issues of civil rights and social justice. Twenty teachers from all disciplines, middle school through university level, will be accepted through a competitive application process. This is a free seminar. We anticipate CPED and graduate credit to be available.  See attached flyer for more details.

To apply, please visit http://tinyurl.com/MDHEN For more information, contact Dr. Diana Wagner, dmwagner@salisbury.edu

MD HEN Flyer 2015[2]

Start: July 19, 2015 8:00 am
End: July 24, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Salisbury University
Salisbury, MD