ESC REGION 17 SOCIAL STUDIES

HISTORY ROCKS! VOLUME 2, ISSUE 1

-----Summers are for Historical Road Trips-----

Mount Rushmore, Summer 2015

"I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where it was always June." -L.M. Montgomery, Anne of the Island

School is almost over and now is the time to plan for your summer professional development (and your summer vacations!!!!). This summer, Region 17 will be hosting a variety of trainings to provide support for success in the social studies classroom. The Region 17 Social Studies Conference in conjunction with Lubbock ISD's Social Studies Extravaganza will be held on July 11. Streamline TEKS training will be happening in June, and planning days with the streamlined TEKS will be held in August. Law Related Education will be here for a full week in June! We will be hosting the Congressional Medal of Honor Character Education program, the folks from Lyndon B. Johnson Library, and SMU Free Enterprise training. Check out the flyer below to see all the offerings and registration information.

Social Studies Communications Texas Education Agency (TEA) May 14, 2019

As a courtesy to educators, the following notices are posted:


June 26-27 Totally Texas Immersion: Professional Development

http://www.thestoryoftexas.com/visit/calendar/totally-texas-immersion-professional-development-20170620


June 29 Texas History and U.S. History

https://www.thealamo.org/remember/education/workshops/index.html


June 29 Suffrage Centennial: Educator Workshop and Mini-Symposium

https://www.thestoryoftexas.com/visit/calendar/suffrage-centennial-workshop-20190629



August 3 Educator Workshop: From Mission to Shrine, (Texas History)

https://www.thealamo.org/remember/education/workshops/index.html


August 9 Educator Workshop: The Alamo and the Archives

https://www.thealamo.org/remember/education/workshops/index.html


Summer 2019 Humanities Texas Teacher Institutes

http://www.humanitiestexas.org/education/teacher-institutes/upcoming-institutes


Summer 2019 Smithsonian's National Museum of America History Let's Do History Tour

https://historyexplorer.si.edu/dohistory

Click on the link below to register and find hotel information for the November 22-24, 2019 Conference in Austin!!!

SUMMER IN WEST TEXAS

NATIONAL RANCHING HERITAGE CENTER

Visit the Ranch this summer! Take a morning walk through the history of ranching in Texas or enjoy a workshop on Hank the Cowdog!!!


http://www.depts.ttu.edu/nrhc/Learn/Summerworkshops.php

Region 17 Education Service Center

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