Teacher Fellows work with our Education Team to create educational programs that can become national models and aid classroom instruction. The Henry Ford selects 12 to 16 K-12 social studies and science/technology teachers through a competitive application process.
This Resource is for:Educators
Theme:Transportation in America; American Democracy and Civil Rights ; American Innovation; Science and Technology; America's Industrial Revolution; Family and Community Life
Type of Use:Professional Development, Applications will be accepted through March 15, 2011 and 2011 Teacher Fellows will be selected by April 30, 2011.
Curriculum Connection:U.S. History; Geography; Economics; Civics; World History; Business; Mathematics; Science; Physics; Environmental Education; Technology/Engineering; English Language Arts; Arts and Design; Career Exploration; Creative Problem Solving; Cross-disciplinary Thinking; Self-direction; Entrepreneurial Literacy
Grade/Age Level:Early Elementary; Upper Elementary; Middle School; High School
Time Period:Era 2: Colonization and Settlement; Era 3: Revolution and the New Nation; Era 4: Expansion and Reform; Era 5: Civil War and Reconstruction; Era 6: The Development of an Industrial, Urban and Global United States; Era 7: The Great Depression and WWII; Era 8: Post-WWII United States; Era 9: America in a new global age
Pricing:If selected, participation is free and provides many benefits to Teacher Fellows, their classrooms and their families. See related links for more details.
Venue:Henry Ford Museum; Greenfield Village; Ford Rouge Factory Tour; IMAX Theater; Benson Ford Research Center
Tags:teacher, educator, consultant, curriculum, development, museum