• Colonial Boston Map, Faneuil Hall and the Charlestown Navy Yard skyline

    Boston

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

Professional Development

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Summer Teacher Institute, July 13 - July 17, 2015

Teachers are invited to explore Boston's Trails to Freedom and see how Boston's geography changed the course of history. Leading scholars join education staff from the premier historic sites in Boston to make history come to life for Boston-area teachers. Recommended for grades 3-12, but all teachers are welcome. Two graduate credit or 45 PDP's available. For information, contact mleblanc@bpl.org. Support for this program is made possible by the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library.

 
 
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Past topics for the Teacher Institute have included:

  • We were there, too ... Boston History from Many Points of View
  • New England and the Formation of the New Nation
  • Revolution and Resistance: Boston's Role in Preserving Freedom
  • Freedom Trail 101: Trails and Tales of Boston, 1760-1860

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