Save the Date for our 7th Indiana’s Historic Pathways teacher workshop. Geared toward 3rd, 4th & 5th grade teachers and interested members of the public, this workshop will introduce the story of Indiana’s unique Buffalo Trace to attendees through speakers, lesson plans, and a teacher panel about innovative classroom learning ideas.
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Dubois County Museum, Jasper, Indiana
The cost to attend is $10 and includes lunch and materials. We will pay a substitute teacher stipend up to $75 for the first 15 teachers to register and request one. To request a stipend, email firstname.lastname@example.org after completing your registration.
Register online at www.usi.edu/hsi101
Register via phone by calling 812-464-1989 or 800-467-8600. Use registration code HSI101-001.
9:00 – 9:15 Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:15 – 9:30 Welcome and Introductions
9:30 – 10:00 Native Americans and the Buffalo Trace – Cheryl Munson, Research Scientist, Department of Anthropology, Indiana University
10:00 – 11:00 Teacher Panel and Idea Session
11:00 – 11:15 Break
11:15 – 12:00 Mapping the Buffalo Trace – David Ruckman, Surveyor and author of Buffalo Trace: The Indiana Wilderness Road
12:00 – 12:30 Lunch
12:30 – 1:15 Indiana’s Military History along the Buffalo Trace – Frank Doughman, Superintendent, George Rogers Clark National Historical Park
1:15 – 2:00 All About Bison – Red Frazier Farm Managers
2:00 – 2:15 Break
2:15 – 2:45 Postal Route History – John Bauert and Vince Ross, Indiana Postal History Society
2:45 – 3:00 Wrap Up and Door Prizes
This program has been made possible through a grant from Indiana Humanities in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Humanities.