The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History is accepting applications for its Summer Seminars for Teachers. These seminars are designed to strengthen participants’ commitment to high quality history teaching. Public, parochial, independent school teachers, and National Park Service rangers are eligible. These weeklong seminars provide intellectual stimulation and a collaborative context for developing practical resources and strategies to take back to the classroom. Accepted applicants will receive room and board, books and teaching resources, and stipends of $400. See the Summer Seminar page for more information and instructions on how to apply. Deadline: February 15, 2009.