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In Their Own Words: A Summer of Learning for Teachers at the Library of Congress Summer Teacher Institutes

Posted by: Anne Savage

Last year, more than 100 educators attended one of the five Summer Teacher Institutes at the Library of Congress, where they spent an intensive week immersing themselves in primary sources and exploring how to use them in their classrooms. At the end of each week, we asked the participants to write a note to those who would be attending the next session. Read a few of the things that teachers wrote last year about what to expect from the experience