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Friday, August 15 • 9:15am - 10:15am
SESSION 304 - Reach Them and They Will Come: New Approaches for the Archival Educator

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This fast-paced panel features six seasoned educators describing their most effective method for teaching with primary sources. The panelists, each of whom instructs at K-12 or college levels, discuss digital and/or hands-on methods, and point to the learning theory/core standards that undergird the effectiveness of the method.


Susan Lawrence

Associate Professor of History, The Ohio State University
Susan C. Lawrence is a historian of medicine who has been distracted from her work on the history of medical education and human dissection to write a book, tentatively titled Privacy and the Past: History, Research, Ethics. Inspired by the effect of HIPAA on access to historical... Read More →

Doris Malkmus

Outreach Archivist, The Pennsylvania State University
Bringing history to life through in class instruction and community outreach are the most rewarding aspects of my work. My own historical research centers on the history of coeducation as it developed in the nineteenth century.
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Jeff McClurken

Special Assistant to the Provost for Teaching, Technology, and Innovation, University of Mary Washington
Jeffrey W. McClurken is Professor of History and American Studies and Special Assistant to the Provost for Teaching, Technology, and Innovation at the University of Mary Washington. He oversees the Division of Teaching and Learning Technologies, the Center for Teaching Excellence... Read More →

Lee Ann Potter

Director of Educational Outreach, The Library of Congress

Malinda Triller-Doran

Special Collections Librarian, Dickinson College

Sarah Werner

Digital Media Strategist, Folger Shakespeare Library

Friday August 15, 2014 9:15am - 10:15am EDT
Washington 1 [Exhibition Level] Marriott Wardman Park, 2660 Woodley Road NW, Washington, DC 20008

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