Clinic

NCSS/NCATE Reviewer Training and Update


This clinic prepares participants to review teacher preparation programs in social studies or related disciplines and to update current reviewers in applying NCSS Standards in the NCATE Program Review process.

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 8:30am - 4:00pm
Presenters: 

Leah Engelhardt, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK

Room: 
Sheraton Willow B
session id: 
1041
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Humanity in the Midst of War: Empowering Tomorrow's Global Citizens


War is much more complicated than a video game. Give your students the skills to grapple with global issues and explore humanitarian responses to conflict. Free, standards-aligned, ready-to-use resources provided.

Time: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenters: 

Alicia Guajardo, James Lane, American Red Cross, Washington, DC; Joanne Dufour, Antioch University, Seattle, WA

Room: 
608
session id: 
862
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Chief Standing Bear's Footsteps: Voices from Our Past, Today


The investigation of Chief Standing Bear’s journey and the plight of the Poncas comes alive with engaging participant experiences using media, digital technology and historical habits of mind.

Time: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenters: 

Cindy Renner, Lincoln Public Schools, Lincoln, NE; Larry Wright, Lincoln, NE

Room: 
618
session id: 
614
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Teaching World and U.S. History as Mystery


Classroom ready materials teach U.S. and world history as uncertain problems based on primary & secondary sources: images, words, music, numbers riddled with bias, confusion, controversy to motivate youthful detectives.

Time: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenters: 

Jack Zevin, David Gerwin, Queens College/CUNY, New York, NY

Room: 
617
session id: 
544
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The DBQ Project: A Solution to the Common Core Standards


Aligning with Common Core, The DBQ Project sharpens students’ critical thinking, reading and evidence-base writing. The Project’s method allows all students, grades 4-12, to excel in the sophisticated DBQ experience.

Time: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenters: 

Mollie Hackett, Beth Montgomery, The DBQ Project, Evanston, IL

Room: 
616
session id: 
465
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Engaging ELLs in Meaningful Social Studies and Literacy Learning


Using narrative, students participate in learning experiences from the viewpoint of a character to construct personal understandings about subject matter and apply literacy skills within a meaningful context. Curriculum provided.

Time: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenters: 

Margit McGuire, Seattle University, Seattle, WA; Bronwyn Cole, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, Australia

Room: 
615
session id: 
236
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Smithsonian's Let's Do History Tour


Join National Museum of American History educators for an interactive, multimedia supported presentation that showcases our interdisciplinary approach to teaching with a focus on everyday objects, people-centered stories, and dialogue.

Time: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenters: 

Naomi Coquillon, Matt Hoffman, National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

Room: 
614
session id: 
144
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Creating e-Books that Matter: Here’s Everything You Need to Know


Janet Wong (janetwong.com) has written e-books on endangered animals, political awareness, and other social issues. Join her in a step-by-step workshop on publishing your own e-book. Come ready to create!

Time: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Presenters: 

Janet Wong, Princeton, NJ

Room: 
613
session id: 
80
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Seattle Center Celebrates 50 Years!


Visit one of the most important tourist sites of the host city and participate in dynamic hands-on educational activities developed specifically to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Century 21, the Seattle World’s Fair.   --> read more »

Time: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 - 12:00pm - 5:45pm
Presenters: 

Patricia Filer, Marie McCaffrey, HistoryLink, Seattle, WA; Tony Gomez, KCTS9, Seattle, WA; Carol Buswell, National Archives and Records Administration, Seattle, WA; Diane Brady, Katie Johnson, The Seattle Times Newspapers in Education, Seattle, WA; Jane Morton, Eastside Heritage Center, Seattle, WA; Patricia Shelton, Bellevue Public Schools, Bellevue, WA; Wendy Ewbank, Seattle Girls’ School, Seattle, WA; Anita Morales, Seattle Public Schools, WA; Sarah Schumacher, Edmonds School District, WA; Tracy Robinson, Seattle Center Foundation, Seattle, WA; Eric Taylor, 4Culture, Seattle, WA; Joan Rabinowitz, Jack Straw Productions, Seattle, WA; Julia Swan, Museum of History and Industry, Seattle, WA; Alan Stein, Paula Becker, John Gordon Hill, Everett, WA

Room: 
KCTS9 Television Station, 401 Mercer St., Seattle
session id: 
857
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Pike Place Market: A Scavenger Hunt


Veteran teachers will provide a hands-on tour, content connections and a scavenger hunt in America’s premier market. You’ll be surprised at all the places and sights in a three-story market.

Time: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
Presenters: 

Paul Nagel, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX; Shirley Lomax, Western Oregon University, Monmouth, OR

Room: 
308
session id: 
531
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