PROGRAM: Summer Seminars for Educators

Presented by:
Florida Humanities Council
Subject: K-12 Education, Professional Development, Varies Audience: Colleges and Universities, Educators, K-12

Through its initiative, Teaching Florida, the Florida Humanities Council focuses on providing continuing education workshops around the state for Florida’s educators. These tuition-free experiences offer professional and personal growth through enriching and engaging content presented by distinguished Florida scholars.

These opportunities focus on a variety of topics relevant to various disciplines and grade levels. Florida K-12 teachers, students teachers, college instructors, museum educators, and park service employees are eligible to participate.

The 2017 Summer Seminar Series includes:

  • June 19-23: Humanities and the Sunshine State – Teaching Florida’s Climates in partnership with University of Florida
  • June 23-25: Exploring Colonial St. Augustine – Heritage and Culture
  • June 25-28: Civil War in Florida – Beyond the Battlefield
  • June 26-30: Imagining Sustainability – Waters, Wonders, Waste in partnership with Eckerd College
  • June 30 – July 2: Calusa, Creeks and Crackers – Peoples of Florida
  • July 9-15 or July 16-22: Jump at the Sun – Zora Neale Hurston and her Eatonville Roots

The deadline to apply to all programs has now passed. Once new information is available, the page will be updated.