Tags: IHTA

2020 Iditarod National Historic Trail Highlights

Iditarod Historic Trail Alliance (IHTA) OUTREACH Education —  The place-based, service-learning educational training for K-12 teachers, Iditarod Trail to Every Classroom (iTREC!), graduated its ninth class of teachers. iTREC! is a yearlong professional development program that provides teachers with place-based, service-learning skills to help today’s…

2020 Reflection: Judy Bittner – IHTA

by Judy Bittner, President – Iditarod Historic Trail Alliance The big event on the Iditarod NHT that brings national and international attention to the Trail takes place the first two weeks in March – the 1,000 mile Iditarod Dog Sled Race.   Awareness of the…

2019 Iditarod National Historic Trail Highlights

Iditarod Historic Trail Alliance (IHTA) OUTREACH Programs — IHTA and partners showed the movie “Iditarod National Historic Trail – A History” for free daily during the summer at the library, located about three blocks from Mile Zero of the Iditarod NHT, two statues associated with…

Iditarod NHT: 2018 Highlights

Iditarod Historic Trail Alliance (IHTA) OUTREACH Hired a summer intern with a PNTS grant for the 40th anniversary of the Iditarod National Historic Trail (INHT) and the 50th anniversary of the National Trail System Act to develop social media posts about the historic trail. More…

Iditarod NHT 2017 Highlights

Iditarod Historic Trail Alliance (IHTA) OUTREACH Education — IHTA’s seventh class of Iditarod Trail to Every Classroom (iTREC!) teachers completed their yearlong place-based service learning professional development program that connects youth and communities along the trail, promoting resource stewardship, recreation, and community engagement. Since 2010,…