Summer PD Institute

  • The Monmouth County Historical Association in partnership with
Monmouth-Ocean Educational Services Commission
and Monmouth University's Schools of Education and Humanities & Social Sciences is proud to present: Elizabeth Van Cleaf Institute

    A Fellowship for K-12 Social Studies Educators 
    Cohort One: New Jersey's Colonial History for Grades 3-8 Teachers

    *With a special focus on the exhibit Beneath the Floorboards: Whispers of the Enslaved at Marlpit Hall 

    When: August 8th, 9th, & 10th  8:00am-12:00pm 

    Where: Taylor-Butler House, 127 Kings Hwy. Middletown, NJ

    Cost:  This fellowship is FREE for educators!

    Why: To provide educators with background knowledge and age-appropriate strategies for using primary sources and inquiry learning to teach local history 

    Fellowship applications are welcome from grades 3-8 social studies educators serving in public and nonpublic schools in Monmouth and Ocean Counties. Fellows will earn CEUs through Monmouth University!

    Apply before July 1, 2022. Space is limited!

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    *This fellowship is FREE for educators!

    Learn, collaborate, and create inside one of New Jersey's most beautiful historic homes!

    To download our flyer, please click HERE!

    For more information please contact Dr. Wendy Morales at or Dana Howell at