Hello Educators! I hope you all had a productive day and received a lot of practical information to use in your classrooms. We had some great conversations about Reagan as “The Great Communicator,” the Cold War and heard from a prestigious speaker, Dr. Donal O’Sullivan. You all made some interesting and relevant comments that were briefly mentioned during our [...]
Posted by Melanie Gnau on July 29, 2010, under Education, Educators, Reagan, Workshops.
Tags: Cold War, comments, conference, discussions, Dr. Donal O' Sullivan, Educators, materials, Reagan, The Great Communicator, Workshops
Hello Educators! It has been a rewarding few days here at the Document of the Month workshop. We have researched, organized, edited and created a curriculum. I hope that you share my productive sentiments and will be able to effectively disseminate this information to your students. I also hope that you enjoyed witnessing the bill signing by Governor Schwarzenegger and [...]
Posted by Melanie Gnau on July 28, 2010, under Document of the Month, Education, Educators, Reagan, Workshops.
Tags: comments, critiques, Document of the Month, Educators, governor schwarzenegger, mrs. reagan, workshop
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Education Conference 8:30 – 11:30 Picturing the Presidency: President Reagan and the Cold War Roosevelt / Jefferson Room 11:30 Lunch Break Allbritton Hall 12:00 – 1:30 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Donal O’Sullivan, CSUN Allbritton Hall Dr. Donal O’Sullivan is Assistant Professor at California State University Northridge. He has written three books and [...]
Posted by Melanie Gnau on July 27, 2010, under Education, Educators, Reagan, Workshops.
Tags: Cold War, conference, CSUN, Dr. Donal O'Sullivan, Education, schedule, The Great Communicator
Hello Educators! It has been an exciting and productive first day at our workshop. I got a chance to speak with a few of you all about the intentions of the blog. We are looking to create an ongoing conversation with you all and to offer supplemental tools for educators before, during, and after they [...]
Posted by Melanie Gnau on July 26, 2010, under Document of the Month, Educators, Photographs, Uncategorized, Workshops.
Tags: comments, Educators, first day, Links, pictures, tools, Workshops
In case you were curious, the schedule for the Document of the Month Workshop is as follows: July 26-28, 2010 Monday 8:30 – 9:30 Opening, CLU Registration 9:30 – 11:30 Orientation, Introduction, Archives Tour 11:30 – 12:30 Lunch 12:30 – 4:30 Begin Topic Identification/Research Tuesday 8:30 – 9:30 Process [...]
The helpful links are now listed on the left side of the page under “Helpful Links for Educators and Students,” or you can access them by clicking here. Please feel free to share more useful sites on the Helpful Links page. Melanie
Posted by Melanie Gnau on July 14, 2010, under Archives, Document of the Month, Documents, Educators.
Tags: Archives, Educators, helpful links, Links, NARA, pathfinder, presidential library, Reagan, research, students
To begin, let’s start with a little explanation on the blog and the Document of the Month Workshop. We started this blog in the hopes that it will open the lines of communication between the educators attending the Document of the Month workshop and the staff who will be preparing and guiding the workshop. On [...]
We are currently in the process of preparing posts and uploading helpful information for the Document of the Month Workshop. Check back soon for updates.