Education Outreach: Upcoming Events

The Tennessee State Library and Archives offers regular content-based, primary source workshops for educators. If you would like to have the Library & Archives provide professional development for educators in your community, please contact Kelly Wilkerson at 615-253-3469 or by email at Kelly.Wilkerson@tn.gov.


2018-2019 Tennessee State Library & Archives Educator workshop series

Workshop Title: Movers and Shakers: Awakened Reformers of the 1800s

Workshop Description: Join the TSLA Education Outreach team for this primary source workshop. Designed for Tennessee educators teaching topics such as:

  • Sectional differences between the North and South, 1800-1850
  • Second Great Awakening
  • Abolition
  • Underground Railroad
  • Early Women's Suffrage

Standards covered in this workshop include (from standards updated 2017): 4.25; 4.26; 8.41; 8.42; 8.43; AAH.09; TN.15; TN.25; TN.26

Lunch and six professional development hours provided.

When & Where: Dates and locations are listed below.

Workshop Time: 9:00-3:00

 

September 25th, Jackson    
Hatchie River Regional Library, Tennessee State Library and Archives
63 Executive Drive
Jackson, TN 38305
 
 
October 24th, Jonesborough
Washington County Department of Education
405 W. College Street
Jonesborough, TN 37659
 
 
October 25th, Knoxville      
East Tennessee Historical Society
601 South Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37901
 
 
November 8th, Harrogate
Lincoln Memorial University
6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752
 
 
December 6th, Memphis  
Shelby County Schools, Bond Building
2930 Airways Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116
 
 
January 24th, Murfreesboro
Heritage Center of Murfreesboro and Rutherford County
225 West College Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
 
 
February 23rd,  Nashville *** Saturday workshop
Tennessee State Library and Archives
403 7th Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37243
 
 
March 5th, Columbia
Buffalo River Regional Library
230 E. James Campbell Blvd., Suite 108
Columbia, TN 38401
 
 
March 27th, Chattanooga
The Teachers' Place
1161 West 40th Street
Chattanooga, TN 37409
 
 
April 10th, Union City
Discovery Park of America
830 Everett Boulevard
Union City, TN 38261
 
 
June 7th, Cookeville
Prescott South Middle School
1859 South Jefferson Avenue
Cookeville, TN 38506
 

 

Questions? Call 615-253-3469 or email Kelly.Wilkerson@tn.gov.