Teacher Institutes

Upcoming Institutes and Workshops
 

In fall 2018, Humanities Texas will hold professional development programs throughout the state for Texas social studies and language arts teachers.


On September 27, 2018, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in Houston on pivotal U.S. presidential elections from the early republic through Reconstruction.

On October 3 and 4, 2018, Humanities Texas will hold one-day workshops in Harlingen and Corpus Christi on the American Revolution.

On October 16, 2018, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in San Antonio on pivotal U.S. presidential elections from the beginning of the Progressive Era to post-war America.

Humanities Texas will hold two series of workshops on teaching reading at the fourth- and fifth-grade levels. Each series will consist of three one-day sessions. One series will take place in Austin on October 17th, December 5th, and January 30th. The San Antonio series will be held on October 18th, December 6th, and January 31st.

On October 25, 2018, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in Austin on significant U.S. presidential elections in the second half on the twentieth century.

On October 31 and November 1, 2018, Humanities Texas will hold one-day workshops in Galveston and Houston focusing on teaching the U.S. Constitution.

On November 8, 2018, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in El Paso on strategies for teaching and understanding poetry.

On November 15, 2018, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in Fort Worth on nineteenth-century Texas history.

On December 13, 2018, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in Dallas on American literature of the 1920s.

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.