Free Professional Development: Framing America's Constitution

Framing America’s Constitution

Payson-Smith Hall, University of Southern Maine

Sat, Mar 12, 8:00 am to 12:30 pm

Register for this free event

Dr. Chris Burkett will visit Payson-Smith Hall for a half-day presentation on the topic, “Framing America’s Constitution”. This is based on Dr. Lloyd’s interactive, dynamic online exhibit on the American Founding, designed for teachers to use in their classroom, and hosted on Dr. Lloyd distilled over fifty years of research and teaching knowledge this exhibit.  Dr. Burkett will share content knowledge and specific strategies from this website that teachers can use to engage their students and enliven their classroom, through talks on three topics:

  • Fifty Ways to Learn Your Framers
  • Ratification – The Essential Federalist and Anti-Federalist Papers
  • Ratification – The Role of the States

Participating teachers will receive:

Refreshments will be provided