America's Economic Transformation 1790-1850

A drawing of Lowell Mills in Massachusetts
Online Teacher workshop; Link upon registration


9:30 a.m. to Noon Sept. 18, 2021


Online: Link provided to registrants


For Grade 6-12 Educators

Between the American Revolution and the Civil War, the economy of the United States changed dramatically. Join us to explore lesson plans highlighting the role entrepreneurs, technological innovation, and government policy played in the nation's first industrial revolution. Materials will be suitable for middle and high school U.S. history and social studies courses. All attendees will receive a copy of Charles R. Morris's The Dawn of Innovation: The First American Industrial Revolution.

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