Historical Studies Professional Development

Faculty in Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Master of Arts in Historical Studies program offer invigorating professional development workshops on teaching history.

We hold intensive, two-day workshops on campus each summer. We also offer shorter, in-school sessions that are customizable to each school’s wants and needs.

In-School Professional Development Workshops

NWU offers a variety of professional development workshops for school and school district personnel. We adjust workshops to fit a variety of formats, including half-day and full-day professional development opportunities.

Topics include:

  • Reading and Thinking Like a Historian
  • Using Primary Documents to Improve Reading, Wriging and Critical Thinking
  • Teaching Close Reading with Historical Documents
  • Teaching Students to Access Historical Texts

To learn more or schedule a workshop, contact:

Kevin Bower, Director of Historical Studies
kbower [at] nebrwesleyan.edu