Apply to participate in a week-long Library of Congress Summer Teacher Institute or two-and-a-half day Library Media Specialist Multi-Day Workshop if you want:

  • To learn effective strategies to incorporate primary sources into your teaching
  • To develop an activity plan using primary sources from the Library of Congress
  • An opportunity to interact with teachers from around the country and exchange ideas
  • To explore the Library‚Äôs rich collections and work with experts from around the institution

These professional development opportunities are free but participants must pay for travel to Washington, D.C., and for lodging and food while attending the workshop or institute.

Go here to learn more about both programs.