Posts Tagged ‘Texas History’

General Land Office Presentation Live (5.29.15) at 2pm

 Join General Land Commissioner, George P. Bush LIVE on Friday, May 29th at 2pm   He will be presenting an exciting session on Character which will include primary source documents.This is a great opportunity for your students to see how we use historic documents today and develop their own ideas about character.

2015 Battle of San Jacinto Symposium

The San Jacinto Battleground Conservancy will host a symposium. This year’s theme is A Clash of Cultures: American Indians in Spanish, Mexican and Anglo Texas History. $65 covers speakers, lunch, parking, exhibits and more Saturday, April 18, 2015 9:00am to 4:30pm United Way Community Resource Center 50 Waugh Drive Houston, TX 77007  

Please Join Texas Humanities this Spring

Take the opportunity to join Texas Humanities for their wonderful topics  on Twentieth-Century Texas.    The workshop will take place in San Antonio on April 17th.   More information about the program is available on our website: http://www.humanitiestexas.org/education/teacher-institutes/upcoming-institutes/topics-twentieth-century-texas-history

Texas Travels Essay Contest

Encourage students to write about their learning and participate in Texas General Land Office Save Our Texas History project.  The contest is open to all public, private and home -schooled students of appropriate age for fourth and seventh grades. Entries must be received by March 13, 2015   One grand prize winner per grade level […]