The Learning and Innovation Office of the Library of Congress is seeking applications from current K-12 journalism or economics teachers for one Teacher-in-Residence position during the 2020-21 school year. Details about the position and application are available here.
The Learning and Innovation team develops and delivers programs to make the Library’s unparalleled collections of primary sources visible, accessible, and easy for K-12 teachers to integrate into classroom instruction. Previous Teachers-in-Residence have led professional development workshops, conducted original research, developed teaching materials, written for publication, and led and supported projects to reach a diverse audience of educators nationwide. This is the first time the Library has specifically recruited a journalism or economics teacher for this opportunity.
Browse these blog posts to learn more about the work of past and current Teachers-in-Residence.
The application deadline is March 27, so don’t delay!