Teacher Institutes

Upcoming Institutes and Workshops
 

In the fall of 2019, Humanities Texas will hold professional development programs throughout the state for Texas social studies and language arts teachers. Check back in August for our offerings.


On October 2 and 3, 2019, Humanities Texas will hold one-day workshops in Austin and San Antonio on the American Revolution.

On October 9 and 10, 2019, Humanities Texas will hold one-day teacher workshops in Austin and Dallas focusing on the literature and history of the Harlem Renaissance.

On October 22, 2019, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in Midland on nineteenth-century Texas history.

Humanities Texas will hold two series of workshops on teaching reading at the fourth-, fifth-, and sixth-grade levels. Each series will consist of three one-day sessions. One series will take place in Austin on October 23rd, December 4th, and January 29th. The other series, held in San Antonio, will take place on October 24th, December 5th, and January 30th. Teachers are expected to attend all three sessions in the series.

On October 29, 2019, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day teacher workshop in Houston focusing on teaching Harper Lee's classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird as well as other writings from the civil rights movement.

On October 29 and 30, 2019, Humanities Texas will hold one-day workshops in Fort Worth and Dallas focusing on teaching the U.S. Constitution.

On November 6, 2019, Humanities Texas will hold a one-day workshop in Houston on America in the 1960s.

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.