Teaching American History - The Enduring Legacy of the American Revolution: Liberty Freedom and Equality

2007-2008 Program (enrollment closed)

Theme: 18th Century - Heroes of Liberty
American, French and Haitian Revolutions

Lesson Plans: 2007- 2008 Program
18th Century: Heroes of Liberty, the American Revolution

Teacher Support Team List 2007-2008 Session (PDF)

2007-2008 Session OVERVIEW


Summer Seminar Schedule

2007-2008 SCHEDULE (PDF)


Syllabus 2007-2008 (PDF) - revised 8/13/07
 

2008-2009 Program (enrollment closed)

Theme: 19th Century - Heroes of Freedom
Women's Movement & Abolition Movement


Lesson Plans: 2008-2009 Program
19th Century: Heroes of Freedom, Women's Rights Movement and Abolition Movement

Photos from 2008 - 2009 Session Project Presentations

Photos from our Spring 2009 Book Discussion

VASS Conference Photos including Hildene Tour 

Meeting Agenda for 11/13/08 (PDF)

Book Discussion Agenda - October 16, 2008 (PDF)

Photos from the 2008 Summer Seminar

Application Information & Forms

2008-2009 Session Overview
More about the annual themes, speakers, field trip locations, etc.

2008-2009 Course Schedule (PDF)
(includes summer seminar, important dates & deadlines)

2008-2009 Syllabus (PDF)
(Revised 07/16/08)

2008-2009 Text & Readings (PDF)

Teacher Support Team List 2008-2009 Session (PDF) Contact information for participants and their assigned Teacher Support Team Leaders
 

2009-2010 Program

Theme: 20th Century - Heroes of Equality
Labor Movement and Civil Rights Movement

Photos from the TAH field trip to Lowell, MA

Photos from the TAH field trip to the JFK Presidential Library in June

2009-2010 Lesson Plans
Developed by Teacher-Participants as part of this grant

2010 Vermont History Teacher of the Year - John Peterson

Application Information & Forms

Important Dates (PDF) Revised 6/29/09

Book Review Guidelines (PDF)

Example of Book Report

Photos from 2009 Summer Seminar

2009-2010 Teacher Support Team List - Revised 4/27/10

2009 Summer Seminar Schedule (PDF) - Revised 6/25/09

2009-2010 Session Overview
More about the annual themes, speakers, field trip locations, etc.

Course Description (PDF)

2009-2010 Syllabus (PDF) - Revised 7/6/09

2009 Vermont History Teacher of the Year - TAH Grant Participant, David Marr

2009 VASS Conference Photos
 

LINKS for Teachers, Students and Parents
Local School information, lesson plans, resource materials, fun facts and more

BOOKS at the Castleton State College Library purchased by the current Teaching American History Grant for the 2007-2008 session

BOOKS at Castleton State College Library purchased by the 2004-2006 Teaching American History Grant (warning: list is 130 pages!)

African American Studies Center Special Discount Offer!
Developed by Oxford University Press to allow teachers to gain access to this valuable resource.  Order form

LESSON PLANS, TEACHING PROJECTS  and RESOURCES FOR TEACHERS from the 2004-2006 TAH grant

Lesson Plans: 2007- 2008 Program
18th Century: Heroes of Liberty, the American Revolution

Lesson Plans: 2008-2009 Program
19th Century: Heroes of Freedom, Women's Rights Movement and Abolition Movement

Out of the Woodpile - A PowerPoint Presentation by J. Peterson

Teaching and Learning About Haiti  - A PowerPoint Presentation by Kathleen M. Balutansky, Ph.D.

Lake Champlain Quadricentennial - 2009 marks the 400th anniversary of Samuel de Champlainís arrival on Lake Champlain and his exploration of its surroundings More on events and activities including International Academic Symposium July 2-5, 2009

 


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