July 26, 2021

TPS Spotlight: Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources Program

The mission of the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources (TPS) program is to: build awareness of the Library’s educational initiatives; provide content that promotes the effective educational use of the Library’s resources; and offer access to and promote sustained use of the Library’s educational resources. Learn how to get started with primary sources, then access ready-to-use classroom materials, and further your practice through free professional development. The Library … [Read more...]

Primary Source Learning: TPS Illinois Partners Teaching Resources

Illinois is fortunate to have several consortium members in the national Teaching with Primary Sources program. Access some of the wonderful primary source teaching resources the Illinois partners offer by clicking the links below. TPS-Barat Teaching & Learning posts: Primary source activity ideas and teaching tips TPS-Barat Featured Sources: Guided primary source analysis activities TPS Program at DePaul University: Lesson plan repository TPS EIU (Eastern Illinois University): … [Read more...]