The unique history of Texas includes the stories of hundreds of noteworthy women who broke down barriers to help make our state great. As teachers of history, we need your help to ensure the next generation understands the importance of their contributions so they can build on their accomplishments in the future. At TSHA, we thank you for your help in imparting this knowledge to your students.
You have an opportunity to tell the many stories from the rich history of Texas women to our state’s youth. For the launch of this initiative, we have collected our best content and relevant lesson plans into a bundle available for download below, specifically made for teachers. We will be adding to this content throughout the life of this project with the help of our members and educators like you. Follow the link below to download the bundle today and let us know how you would like to contribute to the project.
In this content bundle, you will find:
- Nineteen lesson plans specifically relating to the important individuals, movements, and eras in Texas women’s history.
- Five issues of our e-newsletter, Texas Insights, with featured articles about Texas women’s history.
- Information on prior teacher workshops that satisfy your continuing professional education credits.
- Links to articles from the Texas Almanac featuring some of the most influential women in our state’s past.
- A recommended reading list featuring six of the best books from TSHA Press about Texas women.
- Eleven of our best articles from the Southwestern Historical Quarterly, the premier scholarly journal on Texas history.
- Five past webinars from our Texas Talks series specifically relating to Texas women’s history.