Preservice Teacher Sessions
Are you a new or preservice teacher? The NCSS Annual Conference can provide the answers you need to succeed in the classroom and become the best teacher you can be. With student registration rates starting as low as $70, the conference can provide even greater value, providing access to the leaders in social studies instruction and research.
Here is a small sample of the sessions ideal for preservice and early career teachers.
Friday, November 21
1308 Pass your Social Studies Licensure Exam: Strategies, Tips, & Ideas
958 Why are our Playgrounds Broke? C3, CCSS, and Preservice Teachers
386 Ready, Set, Go! Controversial Issues and Classroom Discussion
387 The Declaration of Independence: Should It Influence Preservice Teaching Philosophies?
645 Preparing Teacher Candidates to Teach about Women in World History
1015 Impacting Preservice Teachers' Attitudes and Beliefs about Literacy Instruction
213 Feeding on Children's Literature: Book Tasting as Innovative Instructional Method
1311 College Council for the Social Studies: Supporting our Newest Colleagues
195 California Democracy Schools--Civic Learning for All!
632 Teaching the Teachers: An Integrative Approach to Social Studies Methods
1258 Contextualizing 9/11: Terrorism and American Culture in Post-9/11 America
377 Going Global: Leading Preservice Teachers Abroad
161 Building a Powerful Personal Learning Network
614 Using Local Newspapers to Engage Student Inquiry in American History
738 Implementing the C3 Framework: What are the States Doing?
377 Going Global with Equality, Hunger, and Security: Bipartisan Success/Failure
Saturday, November 22
347 Beginning Teachers Mentor Preservice Students: Creating Online Professional Partnerships
703 "Pop!" Goes the Renaissance and Reformation
769 @GWash1776 Favorited your Tweet!: Engaging Students through Social Media
766 Expect More: Differentiating your Social Studies Methods Course
396 Using Civil Discourse to Talk about ANYTHING!
1253 Becoming Activists and Researchers: Preservice Teachers' Community Service Projects
1305 I Know my Subject, I Don't Know my School
1079 Why Can't We Just All Get Along?
578 Changing your Life from Preservice Teacher to Professional Educator
88 Let Equality Ring! LGBT Visibility and the Social Studies
75 The Interview that Gets You the Social Studies Job
938 Professional Development for the 21st Century--Who Built America Badges
814 Going Local: Teachers and Students Getting "Hands On" with History
1143 Not Invited to the Party: Exploring the Third Party System
807 Worksheets for Teachers, Not for Students?!?!
718 Staying Connected--Context Driven Learning for the Digital Age
Sunday, November 23
1241 Inquiry & Technology: Using Modern Strategies to Inspire Young Learners
566 A Deliberate Choice: Exploring Controversy through Deliberation in your Classroom
771 Behind the Curse: Race and Baseball in Boston