Last Day to Register for Final Week of Teacher Seminars

Sketch by Edwin Forbes, ca. 1864 (Gilder Lehrman Institute, GLC07588)Gilder Lehrman Institute Teacher Seminars—part of our 2022 Summer PD programming–are being held online this summer, which means teachers can participate from anywhere, even on vacation. 

New to 2022, teachers can enroll in as many Teacher Seminars as they like!

See below for the final week of seminars offered and register here.

Weekly seminar registration closes the week before the first live session.


Week of August 8


Lead Scholar



Black Women's History Kellie Carter Jackson (Wellesley College) 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Lives of the Enslaved Daina Ramey Berry (University of Texas at Austin) 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
American Indian History: Case Studies Colin G. Calloway (Dartmouth College) 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.


Special Discounts for Multiple Registrations

We encourage teachers to register for as many seminars as they like; email us at if you are interested. Take all three seminars and add a free module in our How Did We Get Here? On-Demand series

Your Teacher Seminar experience promises a rewarding summer of professional development that will send you back into the classroom reinvigorated with new and refreshed content for your students. Join in the adventure of creating your own platter of learning.


Teacher Seminars are open exclusively to participants in the Institute’s free Affiliate School Program, community college instructors, and National Park Service employees. Check here to see if your school is in the Affiliate School Program. If not, you can learn more and sign up here.

For the complete list of Teacher Seminars, click here. We look forward to seeing everyone in summer 2022!

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