Tag: Document of the Month
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
Well, we’re up and running and hard at work! I am so grateful to our wonderful educators who have taken their precious summer vacation time to come to the Reagan Library, delve into our textual holdings and create an extensive body of primary-source document based lesson plans and classroom ready activities. Our educators represent schools [...]
Posted by Mira Cohen on July 27, 2010, under Document of the Month, Educators, Workshops.
Tags: archivists, Document of the Month, Educators, interns, lesson plans, National Archives Social Media, primary sources, reagan library
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 [...]
My work as an intern at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library commenced on June 1, 2010. Currently I work for the Director of Education, Mira Cohen, for the “Document of the Month” program. I am responsible for locating and examining primary source documents that relate to the Reagan Presidency for both the Library’s annual education [...]
Posted by Michael Matini on July 14, 2010, under Archives, Document of the Month, Documents, Educators, Reagan, Workshops.
Tags: curriculum, Document of the Month, economic recovery, Education, Educators, historical records, interns, memos, primary sources, Reagan, research, speeches, talking points, workshop
Hi! I have been interning at the Reagan Library for just over a month now, and it has been quite an exciting experience! My first task was pouring through White House files on the Supreme Court during Ronald Reagan’s presidency. It’s amazing how much you can learn by looking through primary source documents, they really [...]
Posted by Bryan Morrison on July 14, 2010, under Archives, Document of the Month, Documents, Education, Government, History, Reagan, Workshops.
Tags: Archives, Document of the Month, Documents, interns, primary sources, Reagan, Supreme Court
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 [...]