A Weekend with George Washington is offered to teachers from Missouri and Virginia on separate weekends each Fall. Teachers reside on the grounds of Mount Vernon and participate in a shortened version of our popular summer Teacher Institute.
Virginia Residential Weekend - Dates for early 2015 will be announced soon!
Regional Workshops and Conferences
Each year the Education Staff at Mount Vernon travel across the United States to host day long regional workshops for teachers. You can also find the staff at numerous regional and national education conferences each year.
Teaching George Washington with 21st Century Standards Teacher Workshop (Pittsburgh, PA) October 11th at the Senator John Heinz History Center
George Washington and the Constitution Teacher Workshop (Philadelphia, PA) October 17th at the National Constitution Center
Virginia Council for Social Studies Annual Conference (Tysons Corner, VA) October 24-25, 2014
George Washington: The Presidency (Little Rock, AR) November 1, 2014 at the William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum
George Washington: An Artful Perspective (Bentonville, AR) November 15, 2014 at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
National Council for Social Studies Annual Conference (Boston, MA) November 21-23, 2014