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SAVE THE DATE! MOCHE 2018 Conference

 The 2018 Conference will be held at the Truman Presidential Library and Museum in Independence, MO.

The 2018 Conference will be held at the Truman Presidential Library and Museum in Independence, MO.



The Missouri Council for History Education

Best Practices in History Education Conference

September 20 - 21, 2018

Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, Independence, Missouri


The conference will include two features speakers, a variety of breakout sessions, a modified simulation in the White House Decision Center, and presentations from Missouri History Day winners.

Registration will be available for one or both days.  Attendees will enjoy continental breakfasts, lunches, breaks, books, all sessions, a special tour of the Truman Museum and Library and opportunities to network with history teachers and history-related professionals.

A Call for Proposals will be available at the MOCHE web site by March 1. 

For questions and more information contact Joan Musbach

Sponsored by the Missouri Humanities Council, Organization of American Historians, History Channel and the Truman Library and Museum

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