An NEH Summer Institute for Teachers, July 5-26, 2019

Application Deadline: March 1, 2019

Successful applicants will be notified by March 29, 2019

2017 Teach Native Histories Institute Participants

Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities

Join us in New England for an exceptional professional development opportunity for K-12 educators. This three-week program explores the histories of Native American peoples through five conceptual themes showing how past and present are linked.

Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the program provides a $2,700 stipend to help cover expenses.

  • Interdisciplinary exploration of the struggles and achievements of indigenous peoples
  • A wealth of exciting new scholarship to incorporate into your K-12 teaching
  • Primary source analysis, museum visits, tribal community engagement, and conversations with Native and non-Native program faculty
  • Investigates key questions about sources and interpretation
  • Co-directors: Linda Coombs (Aquinnah Wampanoag) and Alice Nash (UMass Amherst)

Hosted by the Five College Consortium

Held on Martha’s Vineyard and Cape Cod

Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

View the 2019 Institute Flyer

Questions? Email us atto teachnativehistories@gmail.com.