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Workshops Energize Social Studies Educators

Through the generosity of the Patrick F. Taylor Foundation, the Jefferson Parish Public School System was selected to host the Let’s Do History Tour sponsored by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. “It was a great honor for us host this event and to welcome people from the public, private and parochial systems in […]

JPPSS to Partner with Smithsonian National Museum of American History

JPPSS is excited to announce its partnership with the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History (http://americanhistory.si.edu/)to bring the museum’s 2013 “Let’s Do History Tour” to the Greater New Orleans area. The National Museum of American History joins with communities nationwide to energize and invigorate history teaching. The ongoing project seeks to support K-12 social studies […]