200 Alabama Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019

During summers 2017, 2018, and 2019, Bicentennial Master Teachers will facilitate twelve Summer Institutes for teachers in grades 3 through 5. Located across the state, each institute will focus on how to incorporate Alabama history into classrooms across the curriculum. Find your local institute below!

Facilitator Topic & Dates Host Site Details

Julie Caminiti
Fort Payne City Schools
James B. Cunningham, Superintendent

Indian Removal in Alabama
June 19-22, 2017

Little River Canyon Educational/ Interpretive Center,
Fort Payne

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Sylvia Cook
Perry County Schools
John H. Heard III, Superintendent

Telling Alabama’s Story: A Community Perspective
June 26-29, 2017

Selma Interpretive Center,
Selma

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LaToya Davis
Elmore County Schools
Richard Dennis, Superintendent

Voting with Our Feet
June 19-22, 2017

Alabama Department of Archives and History,
Montgomery

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Carol Fretwell
Russellville City Schools
Heath Grimes, Superintendent

Our Music Tells a Story
June 19-22, 2017

Alabama Music Hall of Fame,
Muscle Shoals

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Mary Hubbard
Alabama School of Fine Arts
(Retired)

How We Work: Labor in Alabama
June 26-29, 2017

Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark,
Birmingham

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Britt Lovelace
Decatur City Schools
Dale Edwards, Interim Superintendent

Early Statehood: Telling Our Story
July 17-20, 2017

Carnegie Visual Arts Center,
Decatur

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Tracy Pruitt
Dothan City Schools
Charles Ledbetter, Superintendent

Alabama’s Farming Heritage
June 19-22, 2017

Landmark Park,
Dothan

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Susan Santoli
University of South Alabama

Mobile: Change in Alabama’s First City
June 20-23, 2017

University of South Alabama,
Mobile

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Harrow Strickland
Auburn City Schools
Karen DeLano, Superintendent

The Three “C’s”: Alabama and the Creek War, the Civil War, and the Civil Rights Movement
July 17-20, 2017

Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities,
Auburn

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Jessica Tucker
Andalusia City Schools
Ted Watson, Superintendent

Longleaf: The History of an Agricultural State
June 19-22, 2017

Troy University,
Troy

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Sarah Stroud
Tuscaloosa County Schools
Walter Davie, Superintendent

More Than Mounds: So You Think You Know Moundville?
June 26-29, 2017

Moundville Archaeological Park,
Moundville

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Renae Williams
Thomasville City Schools
Vic Adkison, Superintendent

Discovering a Community: An Alabama Cultural Treasure in the Black Belt
June 26-29. 2017

Kathryn Tucker Windham Museum,
Thomasville

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