KATH set for Oct 29th

KATH’s 41st Annual Meeting
October 28-29, 2016
Friday evening reception and Saturday conference
University of Kentucky, Lexington

Chalk the Vote: Education and Presidential Elections


Josh Douglas
Professor Joshua A. Douglas, J.D., Robert G. Lawson & William H. Fortune Associate Professor of Law, University of Kentucky
The History of Voter ID Laws and the Story of Crawford v. Marion County Election Board
AND Jim Klotter
Professor James Klotter, Ph.D., The State Historian of Kentucky and Professor of History, Georgetown College
“The Great Rejected”: Henry Clay and the American Presidency



In today’s polarized political climate, presidential elections can be a difficult subject in the classroom. On one hand, current events can be a link between today’s students the elections of the past, but on the other hand, teachers of history must be careful to form a wall of separation between educating and electioneering. Join KATH in finding the perfect intersection between hot-button issues of the day and their connection to the past.

Register today!


Posted March 28, 2016 by Randolph Hollingsworth

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