Mount Vernon's Education Department offers a number of dynamic, practical, and engaging programs for educators and students of all ages. Get involved by checking out our list of upcoming events.



Upcoming Events

George Washington and the West (Frankfort, KY)

Join Mount Vernon educators for a day long professional development workshop exploring Washington’s role in the settlement of Kentucky. Participants will explore ways to teach about George Washington with a variety of primary sources and by applying 21st century standards.

The workshop will be held at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History at the Kentucky Historical Society in Frankfort, KY. 

Please Note: Registration includes lunch. Professional development certificates will be provided to those who attend.

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George Washington and the West (Bowling Green, KY)

Join Mount Vernon educators for a day long professional development workshop exploring Washington’s role in the settlement of Kentucky. Participants will explore ways to teach about George Washington with a variety of primary sources and by applying 21st century standards.

The workshop will be held at the Knicely Conference Center at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY

Please Note: Registration includes lunch. Professional development certificates will be provided to those who attend. 

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Summer Residential Program - Week 1

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This program for teachers from Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, and Oklahoma is a week long intensive study of George Washington and his world. Teachers reside on the grounds at Mount Vernon and attend sessions at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington.

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Summer Residential Program - Week 2

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This program for teachers from California, Nevada, Ohio, and Oregon is a week long intensive study of George Washington and his world. Teachers reside on the grounds at Mount Vernon and attend sessions at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington.

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Summer Residential Program - Week 3

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This program for teachers from Arkansas, Florida, and Maryland is a week long intensive study of George Washington and his world. Teachers reside on the grounds at Mount Vernon and attend sessions at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington.

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Summer Residential Program - Week 4

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This program for teachers from Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania is a week long intensive study of George Washington and his world. Teachers reside on the grounds at Mount Vernon and attend sessions at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington.

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