Sign Up for National Teachers Law School

This summer, the ABOTA Foundation is hosting its second National Teachers Law School, “Navigating Social Justice and Democracy in the Classroom.” The Zoom webinar will be held on July 28-29. Guest speakers include the Hon. Ed Chen, Dr. Karen Korematsu, Sofia McDonald from EJI, Mary Beth Tinker, Dr. Ralph Young, Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, Dr. Robby Read More ⟶

Gilder Lehrman Offers Free Summer PD Programs

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History’s Teacher Seminars offer K–12 educators the free opportunity to learn from the nation’s top American history professors and work in-depth with primary sources. This summer, we are pleased to offer educators the opportunity to sign up for multiple seminars. This is no application process: You can directly register Read More ⟶

C-SPAN’s Teacher Fellowship Program

C-SPAN will be offering its Teacher Fellowship Program virtually this summer. We are interested in finding middle and high school educators to work remotely with the C-SPAN Education Team to develop new and innovative ways of incorporating C-SPAN content into classrooms. C-SPAN will select up to 5 fellows. Each fellow will:
-Work remotely with the team from July 5 – July 30 to create new educational resources
-Develop content using C-SPAN programs that will be hosted on the C-SPAN Classroom or StudentCam websites
-Participate in C-SPAN’s Virtual Summer Educators’ Conferences (Dates to be determined.)
-Receive a stipend of $1,000 for their time, work, and participation in the program
Please complete the application and submit your resume to by Friday, May 7, 2021. Finalists will be notified by May 21, 2021, and will be asked to submit a one-page outline of a project they would like to develop and participate in a Zoom interview with C-SPAN’s Education team. Fellowship recipients will be notified by June 4, 2021. Read More ⟶

Roundup of 2021 Summer Programs for Teachers

Center for Civic Education The Center for Civic Education will be offering the Presidential Academy for teachers and the Congressional Academy for high-need students online from July 5 through July 23, 2021. In these free programs, teams of teachers and students will enjoy quality academic engagement with scholars, mentor teachers, and their peers from across Read More ⟶

Apply for the Civic Conversations Virtual Summer Institute

In community with other educators and expert non-profit partners, explore how community dialogue can be applied to civic issues in multidisciplinary classroom settings. In six half-day sessions with one-on-one coaching and support, you’ll develop a dialogue-based lesson plan for use in your classroom, learn how to create conditions for productive and community-building dialogue, practice your Read More ⟶