K-12 Teacher-Scholars Day, Landscapes of War and Peace, April 7, Louisville

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 7, 2018
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Military History, Social Sciences, Educational Technology, Teaching and Learning

During the 85th annual meeting of the Society for Military History, a K-12 Teacher-Scholars Day on April 7, 2018, will be offered. Registration is $10 and required for the day - sign up at: www.louisville.edu/history/events/smhc/conference-registration.

Registered teachers will meet at 10 a.m. in the Willis Room at the Galt House for a welcome and orientation. Between attending the regular conference sessions that day, registrants will be treated to a "Lunch and Learn Lecture and Discussion" with historian and Cornell University professor, David Silby. He will lead a discussion about the challenges of teaching military history at the K-12 levels. Registrants will also be invited to attend the keynote address by Dr. Christopher Philips (University of Cincinnati) on the U.S. Civil War and its aftermath in the Ohio River Valley.

Sponsored by the McConnell Center at the University of Louisville, teachers who attend this day's events can be awarded a professional development certificate.

Contact Info: 

History Department
University of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky 40292
Phone: (502) 852-6817

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