On October 18, 2013, Humanities Texas held a one-day professional development workshop in Dallas for Texas history teachers covering Texas history to 1845.

Faculty lectures addressed Native Americans in Texas, Spanish Texas, slavery in Texas, the Texas Revolution, and the Republic of Texas.

Workshop faculty included former state historian and Humanities Texas board member J. Francisco de la Teja (Texas State University); Juliana Barr (University of Florida); Raúl A. Ramos (University of Houston); and Andrew J. Torget and Randolph B. Campbell of the University of North Texas.

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Teacher Professional Development

To learn more about Humanities Texas professional development institutes for Texas teachers, please visit the Education section of our website.