Professional Development - Annual Workshops
Registration and brochure is now available and you can register anytime after January 1st, 2014.. Here is a general listing of the events, dates, and a brief description of each workshop day.
THE MISSISSIPPI: ITS WATER, ITS LAND, ITS PEOPLE
June 7, 2014 = Land Formation & Usages - Land Structures and Farming
June 21, 2014 = Multi-Cultural Interactions
July 12, 2014 = River Usages: Commercial / Private
July 26, 2014 = Native American Arts & Crafts
August 9, 2014 = Mining, Farming, Business & Mansions (A Silos and Smokestacks' Presentation)
The teachers will again have the opportunity to earn either recertification or graduate credit for these workshops. You must take any two of the five workshops for one credit and two of the five to earn two credits. A reflection / reaction paper or lesson plan(s) is also required of anyone desiring credit(s).
Step One: E-mail e-mail us to reserve a spot.
Cultural presentation segments are a highlight of each workshop agenda.
Did You Know?
Effigy Mounds National Monument is located in territory that was hotly contested by Indians and the American government. In 1832, the U.S. forced the Sauk and Fox tribes to cede land south of the “Neutral Ground” along the Mississippi River, which included the lands of the present National Monument.