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  • Sue Maxwell
    Hello! Thanks for the early notice! For quicker receipt, please send all additional email to the following address: HistoricHost@gmail.com Thanks!   I hope
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      Thanks for the early notice!

      For quicker receipt, please send all additional email to the following address: HistoricHost@...

      Thanks!   I hope to see you all in June!!

      Sue Maxwell
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      From: robansuefarm <suthoff@...>
      To: oneroom@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Wednesday, August 19, 2009 10:54:34 AM
      Subject: [oneroom] CFP: National One-Room School Conference 2010

      Tenth Annual Country School Association of America Conference

      June 21-23, 2010 Chickasha, Oklahoma

      Blazing the Trail:
      Education Among the Earliest Americans

      The 2010 CSAA Conference will take place on the campus of The University of Science and Arts of

      Oklahoma on June 21-22 with an optional bus tour to several one-room schools in the Oklahoma City

      area on June 23. Visit a fully restored African American one room school in Chickasha, Oklahoma.

      You are cordially invited to participate in and/or lead a panel discussion, present a research paper, conduct a workshop, present a play, organize a symposium, or give a demonstration on country schooling. Decide which topic most interests you and submit a brief proposal. The following topics may spark your creativity.

      Topic such as: volunteers, promoting the project, collecting artifacts, preserving a restored school, preparing for and/or recovering from a natural disaster, etc. Envisioning the restored country school, raising money, recruiting and managing community, the process of digging up the history of a school, oral history-making, the architectural significance of one-room schools, the supervision of one-room schools, teacher training for one-room schoolteachers, the consolidation movement, educational methods (maps, music education, nature study,reading charts), etc.

      Native American and African American one-room schooling, teachers and the rural

      reenactment or living history programs, etc. Videotapes and other resources are welcome.

      Stories, camp, holiday celebrations, music schools, musical instruments, dramatic

      Memory Makers:
      related to country schooling, etc.

      Presentations related to the conference theme will be noted in the program.

      Come and share your memories, photographs, artifacts, books, facts and fiction

      Proposal Formats

      Proposals should not exceed three double-spaced, printed pages. Add a cover sheet with title of the proposal, names and affiliations (if any) of participants, and the address, email address, and phone number of each participant. If you want to discuss your topic before submitting a proposal, contact CSAA
      Executive Director Lucy Townsend (815-753-1236 or ltownsend@niu. edu). Proposals are due March 1, 2010.

      E-mail your cover sheet & proposal to:
      Loretta Jackson Lewis

      For updates on the conference, visit our website at:

      lyjackson1@suddenli nk.net and Richardrichard. lewis@nasa. gov Or send 2 copies of your proposal and two self-addressed, stampedLoretta Jackson, P.O. Box 2044, Chickasha, OK 73023.www.countrysc hoolassociation. org

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