PROGRAM: Traveling Teacher Workshops

Presented by:
Humanities Tennessee
Local Partner: Nonprofits Subject: History, Professional Development Audience: Educators, K-12

Since 1989 the East Tennessee Historical Society has partnered with Humanities Tennessee to provide quality professional development for teachers across the region and state. Through this partnership Humanities Tennessee has been able to sponsor numerous “traveling teacher workshops” throughout the state that focus on 4th, 5th, 8th, and high school American history curriculum topics that also relate to local and state stories, including focuses on Tennessee’s frontier, Civil War, industrialization and labor, and women’s suffrage.