Teacher Institutes

Upcoming Institutes and Workshops
 

In the spring of 2017, Humanities Texas will hold professional development programs throughout the state for Texas social studies and language arts teachers. Programs will be announced in the coming weeks.


In February 2017, Humanities Texas will hold one-day teacher workshops in San Antonio and Austin focusing on the westward expansion of the United States in the nineteenth century.
On February 10, 2017, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in Austin on strategies for teaching critical reading skills and designing engaging writing assignments.
In February 2017, Humanities Texas will hold two one-day teacher workshops in Dallas and Houston focusing on slavery, secession, the Civil War, and Reconstruction.
On February 24, 2016, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in San Antonio on strategies for teaching dramatic texts that frequently appear in middle and high school curricula.

Questions about Teacher Institutes

Call 512.440.1991 or email institutes@humanitiestexas.org.

Humanities Texas board member Jesús F. de la Teja (Texas State University) leads a workshop on Spanish colonial history in the American Southwest at our June 2013 institute in Austin.