TIAH Colloquia

Technology's Impact in American History (TIAH)

Upcoming Colloquia


2017 TIAH Teacher Cohort in the Rocket Garden at Kennedy Space Center


Technology's Impact in American History:
NASA and Flight Technology


Explore how the U.S. government aided the development of flight technology and promoted innovation as a result of policy and patronage throughout history.

January 18-20, 2019
Kennedy Space Center
Cape Kennedy, FL




Technology's Impact in American History:
Technological Innovation and Patents


Examine primary sources from the Library of Congress and the USPTO to explore the history of government’s role in shaping technology and promoting innovation.

March 28-30, 2019
United States Patent and Trademark Office
Alexandria, VA




Technology's Impact in American History: 
The Army and the Technology of Warfare


Participants in this colloquium will examine the Army Heritage Education Center's primary sources in exploring the history of government’s role in shaping technology and promoting innovation.

June 26-28, 2019
United States Patent and Trademark Office
Alexandria, VA





 

NCHE Presenter, Trey Smith, Leads teachers through an exercise
about the use of Library of Congress Primary Source sets.


About NCHE

The National Council for History Education promotes historical literacy by creating opportunities for teachers and students to benefit from more history, better taught.