Teaching with primary sources workshop to be held at Rockford University
Friday, April 11, 2014
For Immediate Release – 4/10/2014
Contact – Director of Communications, Rita Elliott (815)226-3374
— Rockford University will be offering a weeklong workshop and two week
graduate course this summer on using primary sources from the Library of
Congress. Both the workshop and graduate course will be held on the Rockford
University Campus, 5050 E. State St., Rockford. The workshop will be held June
16-20 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. A series of guest speakers will present strategies
for accessing and integrating curricula utilizing the digitized primary source
materials from the Library of Congress website.
The two week graduate course
will be held June 16-27 with classes running from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Educators
who enroll in the three-credit graduate course will design a unit suitable for
their classrooms during the second week. Stipends for the workshop and reduced
tuition for the graduate course are available.
For more information or to
register for the workshop, contact Nicole Morris at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information or to
register for the graduate course, contact the Graduate Office at 815.226.4040.