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

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, locations, and registration information will be announced on August 20th

Questions? Call 615-253-3469 or email