Professional Development

Opportunities for Educators

Learn about our teacher workshops, fellowships, and other professional development opportunities for educators.


We currently have the following opportunities available:


Teacher Workshop:
The Long Wars of Vietnam

Join Gilder Lehrman Institute Senior Fellow Ron Nash for a full-day workshop focused on teaching the complex subject of the Vietnam conflict. Designed for middle and high school teachers seeking new ideas and resources, this workshop will include a tour of The Vietnam War: 1945–1975 exhibition, lesson plan exploration and tools to develop classroom activities through primary source material. Saturday, Jan. 25, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.



Teacher Fellowships

The National WWI Museum and Memorial offers competitive teacher fellowship programs annually. We are excited to partner with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History to present the six-day teacher seminar “World War I and its Consequences”, July 12 – 17, 2020.


WWI360

An Interactive and Interdisciplinary WWI Teacher Workshop in 360 Minutes. These single day workshops are held throughout the country.