Teacher Institutes

Upcoming Institutes and Workshops
 

In the spring of 2019, Humanities Texas will hold professional development programs throughout the state for Texas social studies and language arts teachers.


Humanities Texas is currently holding two series of workshops on teaching reading. Each series consists 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.

In January 2019, Humanities Texas will hold one-day teacher workshops in Dallas and Fort Worth focusing on the westward expansion of the United States in the nineteenth century.

In February 2019, Humanities Texas will hold one-day teacher workshops in Austin and Houston focusing on landmark Supreme Court cases.

On February 21, 2019, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day teacher workshop in Dallas focusing on teaching Harper Lee's classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird as well as other writings from the civil rights movement.

On February 27 and 28, 2019, Humanities Texas will hold one-day workshops in Austin and San Antonio on strategies for teaching and understanding poetry.

Questions about Teacher Institutes

Call 512.440.1991 or email institutes@humanitiestexas.org.

Former Texas State Historian Jesús F. de la Teja leads a workshop on Spanish colonial history in the American Southwest at our June 2013 institute in Austin.