Year 2 Calendar


Year Two Kickoff- August 24, 2010
Guest Professor: Andrew Robertson (The City University of New York)




Fall Book Study
Book: A Leap in the Dark by John Ferling
Facilitator: Dr. Julie Courtwright, Iowa State University
Facilitator: Dr. Kathy Hilliard, Iowa State University





Women's History Strand





Buckbaum Lecture- Dr. Azar Nafisi- October 27, 2010


Wednesday Professional Development- November 17,2010



Winter Symposium- December 4, 2010






Historical Building Site Visit- January 15, 2011





Wednesday Professional Development- January 19, 2011





Spring Book Study
Book: Scorpions: The Battles and Triumphs of FDR's Great Supreme Court Justices by Noah Feldman
Facilitator: Dr. Brian Behnken, Iowa State University
Facilitator: Dr. Kathy Hilliard, Iowa State University
Facilitator: Dr. Tim Wolters, Iowa State University















Wednesday Professional Development- February 16, 2011


The DBQ Project- February 21, 2011


James Loewen Visit- February 26, 2011




Wednesday Professional Development- March 23, 2011



Living History Farms Site Visit- April 16, 2011















Wednesday Professional Development- April 20, 2011

Spring Symposium- May 7, 2011






Wednesday Professional Development- May 18, 2011
NCHE Conference Presentation









Summer Institute- June 13-15, 2011



Notes from Summer Institute (special thanks to Bob Williams for taking such great notes)



Collected Works of Lincoln
http://quod.lib.umich.edu/l/lincoln
Journal of American History
www.journalofamericanhistory.org/projects/lincoln/media/pinsker/resources/lincoln_on_the_web.html
Library of Congress
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/alhtml/malhome.html
Illinois Historic Preservation Agency
www.lawpracticeofabrahamlincoln.org
House Divided
http://housedivided.dickinson.edu/
Lincoln Assassination
http://beck.library.emory.edu/lincoln
Valley of the Shadow
http://valley.lib.virginia.edu
American Presidency Project
http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/

Lesson Plans