State, Local and Regional Social Studies Conferences
Theme: "Embracing the Past and Shaping the Future; New Jersey and the World"
Theme: " Engaging Students in 21st Century Social Studies"
Theme: Engaging, Empowering and Energizing: Effective Teaching and Learning in the Social Studies"
Name: Anthony Tyrkala
Theme: Virginia in the Global World
Name: Laura Lay
Theme: Today's Students, Tomorrow's Citizens
Name: Ken de Masi
Theme: Movement, Migration, and Money
Name: Allen Reding
Name: Dustin Seaton
This conference is a joint venture between:
· Michigan Council for the Social Studies
· Michigan Center for Civic Education
· Michigan Council of Economic Education
· Michigan Geographic Alliance
Conference Highlights Include:
· Keynote Talk on Thursday, November 6: Superintendent Flanagan, Michigan Department of Education
· Panel Discussion on Friday, November 7: The Detroit Bankruptcy
· Roundtable Discussions for teachers to make recommendations for revisions of the Michigan Social Studies content expectations. --> read more »
Theme: The Changing "Face" of Social Studies: Preparing Students for the Diverse and Changing World
Name: Ellie James
Theme: "Revitalizing Social Studies Frame by Frame"