Past Seminars

Over 3,400 public, private, and homeschool teachers from 42 states have participated in the seminar series in American civics education. The CTE has conducted 69 seminars in thirteen states. Seminar topics include the following:

  • Teaching the Declaration of Independence
  • Teaching the Constitution of the United States
  • George Washington and the American Founding
  • The First Amendment, Religious Liberty, and the American Founding
  • Economics and the American Founding
  • Teaching Lincoln and the Civil War
  • Teaching the American Civil Rights Movement
  • The Cold War: Understanding America’s Clash with Communism
  • Economics and the Environment
  • Life, Liberty, and Property: Globalization and the Commercial Republic
  • Progressives and the American Regime
  • Winston Churchill and the Virtues of Statesmanship
  • Free Markets and the Constitution