Middle Level-Jr. High School
Join us to learn about the results and resources available from the 2014 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) in civics, geography, and U.S. history.
Sulfide mining: is it the answer to economic stagnation or will it cause environmental destruction? Join us to gain ideas on how to teach environmental issues in your own community.
Join TCI in discovering powerful methods that will help students experience history first-hand and relate their knowledge to current and real world issues.
How can social studies educators design and support meaningful, informed, student-driven social action projects? Join a middle grades teacher and university faculty member as they share their students' Think-Care-Act Projects.
UNICEF's humanitarian work is now brought into classrooms through UNICEF ACT, an informative student magazine. In this session, you'll receive magazines and explore pedagogical strategies to increase global citizenship.
Come learn how to make history come alive by creating an interactive wax museum, where students turn research projects into interactive exhibits with technology and social media.
Join TCI to discover powerful web tools and pedagogy that will help you tap into students' multiple abilities and give all of your learners something memorable to write about.
Do you really want to make social studies leap off of the page? Here's your chance! Come learn how to use reader's theater to invigorate your class!
Are you looking for practical ways to bring content literacy into your classroom? Two teachers, in the trenches, present tried and true strategies used in their middle school classrooms.
Students explore the concepts of migration, geography, and climate change. Then they propose a solution, using digital tools, showing how we can adapt to live in the changing world.