COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

 

PRINS. MEMO NO. 18

February 24, 2004

ELEMENTARY / MIDDLE / SECONDARY


TO:

Principals

 

FROM:

Patricia I. Wright

Assistant Superintendent for Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

Civil War Summer Teacher Institute

 

 

The Civil War Preservation Trust will offer the Civil War Teacher Institute July 30 August 1, 2004. College professors, teachers of grades 3-12, librarians, and history education staff will be provided with information on resources on the Civil War and will visit Appomattox Courthouse. James Robertson and William Davis will be the speakers for the institute.

 

The Institute is free and includes meals. Participants are responsible for their lodging. A block of rooms are reserved at the Hotel Roanoke. Reservations must be made by Friday, July 9, 2004.

 

To register for the institute, call (888) 606-1400 or e-mail Jennifer Rosenberry at jrosenberry@civlwar.org.

 

For further information contact Colleen C. Bryant (cbryant@mail.vak12ed.edu), secondary history and social science specialist, at (804) 786-4640.

 

 

PIW/CCB