2023 Summer Professional Development from the Gilder Lehrman Institute

Registration for Summer 2023 PD is now open! The Gilder Lehrman Institute is offering multiple in-person and online American history programs for educators on a wide range of topics presented by award-winning scholars. Click here to learn more about all our Summer 2023 PD programs. 2023 Summer Professional Development Offerings ​ The Gilder Lehrman Institute is pleased to return to Gettysburg College for our second annual Teacher Symposium from July 16 to July 19. The Symposium will feature… Read more

GLI Teacher Symposium Courses Filling Quickly

Courses are filling up! The Gilder Lehrman Institute is pleased to return to Gettysburg College for our second annual Teacher Symposium from July 16 to July 19. Right now, three of the seven courses are nearly full: The American Civil War with Gary Gallagher (University of Virginia) — a course examining the era of the American Civil War, with emphasis on its origins, scope, and consequences. Women in US History: Diverse Lives, Critical Debates, Social Change with Kathy Peiss (University of… Read more

Register Now for Summer 2023 American History MA Courses

The Gettysburg College–Gilder Lehrman MA in American History allows K–12 educators, National Park Service rangers, and public history professionals to pursue a master’s degree from anywhere in the world. Registration is now open for Summer 2023 courses.  Summer 2023 Courses American Indian History: 1900 to the Present with Donald L. Fixico, Arizona State University Capitalism in American History with David Sicilia, University of Maryland The Great Depression and the New Deal with Eric Rauchway… Read more

International Press for GLI's Spanish-American Curriculum Partnership with the Queen Sofía Spanish Institute

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History (GLI) has partnered with the Queen Sofía Spanish Institute (QSSI) to collaborate on creating teaching materials, including posters sent to more than 6,000 K–12 schools nationwide, that highlight the significant role of Spain in the history and independence of the United States. Additional pedagogical materials will be distributed by the Gilder Lehrman Institute throughout its network of 34,000 Affiliate Schools. At a signing ceremony in Madrid,… Read more

April 22 Veterans Legacy Program at Ft. Rosecrans National Cemetery: The Full Measure: American Service in World War II

In partnership with the National Cemetery Administration’s Veterans Legacy Program, we are pleased to offer free professional development sessions in the spring of 2023 focusing on different aspects of American Veterans' and Service Members’ lives on and off the battlefield and how to effectively bring that content back to the classroom. As the first part of this series, we are now offering an in-person workshop in San Diego, California. April 22, 2023, 8:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M. PT The Full… Read more