Teacher Resources

The videos below are designed to help Arkansas history teachers discover resources they can use to teach Arkansas history in their classrooms. The handout referenced in all programs is available here.

Teacher Workshops and Seminars

In the past, CALS Butler Center for Arkansas Studies has offered ADE approved professional development for teachers. As of 2020, we are no longer offering these workshops.

Past Workshop Topics:

2019 – Tools for Teaching and Learning Difficult History: Racial Violence in Arkansas, the 1919 Elaine Massacre and a Century of Lynching, 1836-1936.
2018 – Mapping the Arkansas Territory—Then & Now
2017 – WWI Centennial: Finding Arkansas’s Stories of Challenge and Change in the Great War
2016 – Words That Matter: Pulitzer Prize Authors with Arkansas Connections