2019 Field Studies

Valley Forge

Founding Fathers : Boston – Philadelphia

June 9/10-16

(Please note this will be a RED-EYE flight, leaving Sunday night)

From Samuel Adams’ republicanism to Benjamin Franklin’s diplomacy: an intellectual and geographical journey from Massachusetts to Pennsylvania.

Eligible to Apply: All 3 grade levels: elementary, junior high, high school (5th, 8th, High School US History)

*Participants may NOT apply if they have been on a seminar in the last 3 years: 2016, 2017, and 2018.

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US Capitol

Civil War: Washington DC and surrounding areas

June 10-16

Civil War: Experience the Cause, Course and Consequences of Civil War, and the continuing struggle to create a Government of the People, by the People, and for the People.


Eligible to Apply: Elementary and Junior High/Middle School (5th and 8th grade)

* Participants may NOT apply if they have been on a seminar in the last 3 years: 2016, 2018, and 2018.

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Statue of Liberty

Civil War to Civil Rights: South Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama

June 16-23

Understanding Civil Rights in American History. From Civil War to Civil Rights; the rights of citizens to political, economic, and social freedom with equality for ALL with a focus on the African American struggle

Eligible to Apply: All 3 grade levels: elementary, junior high, high school (5th, 8th, High School US History)

* Participants may NOT apply if they have been on a seminar in the last 3 years: 2016, 2017, and 2018.

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Past Field Studies

2018

New York – Philadelphia

Boston – Philadelphia

Williamsburg – Washington, DC

2017

New York – Philadelphia

Boston – Philadelphia

Williamsburg – Washington, DC

2016

New York – Philadelphia

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Boston – Philadelphia

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Williamsburg – Washington, DC

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2015

New York – Philadelphia

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Boston – Philadelphia

Trip Recap

Williamsburg – Washington, DC

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2014

Boston – Philadelphia

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Williamsburg – Washington, DC

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New York – Philadelphia

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2013

Boston - Philadelphia

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Williamsburg

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