The ETHS Education Department understands that change and challenge are still common words in schools this year. We continue to adapt and respond to teacher and student needs.
East Tennessee Historical Society Teacher Virtual and In-Person Programs
For district-level workshops:
Please contact Dani Manley Hood, education program manager, to schedule a district or faculty in-service related to any of the offerings found below or other social studies content or strategy needs. (865) 215-8875 or [email protected]
National History Day Teacher Workshops
NHD Workshop Dates and Locations TBA
Would you like to learn more about how to introduce or enhance the National History Day program in your classroom? We can schedule a workshop for teachers or come out to the classroom to discuss History Day logistics and explore the current year’s theme. For more information on arranging a workshop or classroom outreach, please contact Lisa Oakley by e-mail [email protected] or call 865-215-8828.
Tennessee History Day, the state affiliate of National History Day offers workshops and teacher resources throughout the year. Please visit Tennessee History Day for more details.
Discover Tennessee History Consortium Virtual and In-Person Programs
The East Tennessee Historical Society partners with the Tennessee State Museum, Tennessee State Library and Archives, Tennessee State Parks, Tennessee Historical Society, and Teaching with Primary Sources MTSU as the Discover Tennessee History Consortium. We come together to deliver resources, webinars, workshops, and conferences that serve the educators of the state.
Click here for the 2023-2024 Webinar Schedule. Please check the consortium’s YouTube Channel for past webinar presentations and the group’s contact and calendar page for upcoming offerings from each institution. ETHS hosts many of the workshops in East Tennessee.
Interested in lessons plans from past workshops? Want to explore resources we have available? Visit our teacher resources site, Teach Tennessee History, to continue exploring the past with your students.
East Tennessee History Day/National History Day
We can schedule a workshop for teachers or come out to the classroom to discuss History Day logistics and explore this year’s theme.