Success in Texas

One of the  greatest opportunities Teaching with Primary Sources gives St. Edwards University – 2010: The original intent for this grant was to train a group of teachers who could implement TPS techniques in their classrooms, and disseminate what they had learned to their communities. St. Edwards is remarkable in that they never truly stopped using their […]

TLD 2014 Recap

We Made New Connections at TLD 2014, Did You? “Happy birthday to you, happy birthday TLD!” Yes, thanks to Two Geeky Teachers Michelle Pearson and Laura Israelsen’s contagious enthusiasm, we all sang “Happy Birthday” to Teacher Librarian Day during the conference. This year marked the 10th anniversary of TLD, so we celebrated with a big […]

WHA Conference 2013 – Tucson, AZ

On October 8, 2013, the TPS Western Region staff headed to Tucson, Arizona as the co-sponsor for the 53rd Annual Western History Association Conference. The conference also doubled as a regional conference bringing together past and potential TPS grantees to engage in rich conversations about the potential of TPS in their respective states and regions. Further […]