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Wednesday, 9/30/15
Genealogy Workshop

This fall, The Historical Society of Pennsylvania in partnership with professional genealogist Sydney F. Cruice Dixon will host Foundations of Genealogy: Getting Started and Doing It Right the First Time, an 8-week course for family historians and genealogists seeking to become more effective and efficient researchers.

Tuesday, 10/13/15
Teacher Workshop

National History Day (NHD) is a great program to help students in grades 6-12 practice research and critical thinking skills, elements important to their future in the workplace and school.  This workshop is for teachers who have worked with the NHD program before as well as those who would like to learn about it for the first time. 

Saturday, 12/5/15
Teacher Workshop

William Penn has a rich and far reaching legacy particularly in the city of Philadelphia. During this workshop teachers will discover innovative and interdisciplinary ways to teach about William Penn and the founding of Pennsylvania using the educational resources of HSP and History Making Productions. Teachers will view sections of “A Lost World," discover original maps for the city of Philadelphia, and receive free resources tied to the PA and Common Core Standards. Act 48 credit will be available and lunch is included.