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Submitted By: Library of Congress - Web Site: www.loc.gov/teachers/professionaldevelopment/teacherinstitute/apply/index.php
Summer Teacher Institute
The application for the Library of Congress Summer Teacher Institute is now available. The five-day institute provides educators with tools and resources to effectively integrate primary sources into the K-12 classroom.
Teachers and school librarians of all grade levels and curriculum areas are encouraged to apply.
Tuition and materials are provided at no cost to participants. Breakfast and lunch are also provided. However, participants are responsible for transportation to and from the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. and any required overnight accommodations. Interested participants have the option of completing additional requirements (and paying a fee) to earn three graduate credits from George Mason University.
Interested? Check your calendar–Institute dates are listed below.
• June 10-14
• June 17-21
• July 22-26
• July 29-August 2
• August 5-9
The application deadline is February 4, 2013. Additional information and the application form can be found at www.loc.gov/teachers/professionaldevelopment/teacherinstitute/apply/index.php