Join us at the table and explore America's story in the words of those who lived it.

Register for "The American War for Independence"

August 31, 2022, 4:55 PM MT - 6:10 PM MT | Hosted by: Colorado Council for the Social Studies (Held Online) | Discussion Leader: Dr. Robert McDonald, United States Military Academy

How did the American colonists field an army and then wage and win a war against arguably the greatest military power of the era? Study these issues through a selection of primary source documents, ready for use in your lesson plans or directly with students.

All attendees of this free seminar will receive a digital copy of the reader.


Teaching American History
"It gave me a better understanding of the Founders’ views. They saw that restricting religious liberty is not only wrong; it leads to animosity within society. This year, I will begin both my government class and my class on “Law and Modern Society” with George Washington’s Letter to the Hebrew Congregation at Newport." — Sean B.