The Charles Redd Center Teaching Western History Award is a $500 annual award given to four K-12 Teachers for innovative plans that teach the history of the North American West to attend the annual Western History Association Conference. Check back soon for the official announcement and detailed application information. View a list of past recipients.
Award Submission Deadline: August 1, 2018
2017 Award Committee
Ruth Ferris, Washington Elementary School, Billings, Montana
Shauna Hirota, Kailua Intermediate School, Kailua Hawai'i
Donna Moore and Dalton Savage, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma
2015 | Peter Prindiville, St. Patrick Catholic High School, Biloxi, MS, "Building and Breaking Barriers at the Oregonian Ballot Box: Voters, Courts and Personal Liberty in the American West", Prindiville is also a teaching fellow with the University of Notre Dame's Alliance for Catholic Education
2014| Heather Penrod and Diane Wilson, Reseda High School, Los Angeles, "Global Warming in the West"
2013| Michael Kennedy, Cantwell Sacred Heart of Mary High School, Montebello, Los Angeles, "Railroads: Economic and Cultural Significance across the Continents."
2012| Mitch Askew, Flagstaff High School, Flagstaff, Arizona, and Molly Golden, Alpine Leadersip Academy at Mount Elden Middle School, Flagstaff, AZ, "The Bisbee Deportation"
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