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A $1,000 prize will be awarded at the 2018 TSHA Annual Meeting in San Marcos for the best article length submission to the Southwestern Historical Quarterly by December 15, 2017, that deals with the contributions of Texans to the World War I effort or the effects of the Great War on Texas.  Submissions must meet all normal submission requirements outlined for the Southwestern...
Do you know an outstanding teacher in your school or community? Nominate him or her for one of our 2017 Outstanding Teaching Awards, sponsored by Humanities Texas. In 2017, we will present a total of fifteen awards to exceptional Texas teachers, including the Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award, the Linden Heck Howell Outstanding Teaching of Texas History Award, and the Award for Outstanding Early-Career...
All public, private and homeschooled students of appropriate age for fourth and seventh grades may participate in the Texas General Land Office’s, “Save Texas History” essay contest. Students should address the question, “What history in your community, or in Texas, is worth saving?”Questions to consider when answering are:What history is worth saving in your community or in Texas?What makes history worth saving?Why...
Studies Weekly compiled an online, updated list of grants available for Education. Classroom grants can be used for a variety of projects and materials, including purchasing Studies Weekly, but not limited to books, software, calculators, math manipulatives, art supplies, audio-visual equipment, and lab materials. Funds must be used within one year of the application deadline.
The Mary Jon and J. P. Bryan Leadership in Education Award is given annually to recognize and honor the outstanding teacher in Texas. History teachers at the middle school, high school, and college levels are eligible. The winning teacher will be presented a certificate and a check for $5,000 at the Association's annual meeting in March.Any person may nominate any full-time teacher presently teaching history in a...
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