SCASL/USC-SLIS 2017 Summer Institute

summer institute


Teaching Civil Rights in SC Using TPS

Tuesday, June 13
 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

                                 Seawell's Banquet Facility
                                    1125 Rosewood Drive,
                                            Columbia, SC
Duchess Harris

Register at (Summer Institute)

  • Sponsored through a 2017 Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources (TPS). Grant awarded to USC SLIS, SCASL, SC DOE, USC COE, USC Digital Libraries, and Follett School Solutions.
  • The LOC TPS grant provides free registration (lunch included) for middle and high schoolSCASL members and one accompanying classroom teacher from their schools.

  • Institute participants will learn about Civil Rights era primary sources available through the Library of Congress and how to use them in their libraries and classrooms.

  •  SCASL school librarians and teacher teams will receive a $150 stipend ($75 each) for creating a civil rights lesson plan and/or Weebly.

 For more information:
Contact: Diane Ervin
Phone: 803-492-3025