Supported Inquiry into Civil Rights: Primary Sources and Oral History


Help students preserve personal narratives of the Civil Rights movement. Develop content knowledge and questions with Library of Congress primary sources, then produce focused oral histories with guidance from HISTORY.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

Lee Ann Potter, Library of Congress, Washington, DC; Kimberly Gilmore, HISTORY, New York, NY

Room: 
108
session id: 
1067
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The Digital Journey: 1:1 in Social Studies


In 2009, the Vincennes Lincoln High School Social Studies Department began its “digital journey." In 2014 that journey continues. This session focuses on the continuing evolution of that “digital journey."

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

Michael Hutchison, Vincennes Lincoln High School, Vincennes, IN

Room: 
201
session id: 
596
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Beyond Slavery and Civil Rights: Teaching Race in U.S. History


Slavery and the civil rights movement have been the main places for students to examine race in U.S. history. How can we better teach race across all of U.S. history?

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

Christopher Martell, Boston University, Boston, MA

Room: 
105
session id: 
64
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Peer Evaluation


Peer evaluation allows students to engage in a deeper understanding of topics, provides opportunities to enhance metacognitive skills and creates a shared responsibility of teaching and learning in the classroom.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

Laurie Feinzimer, Jenna Breuer, Nancy Fenton, Laura Brandt, Stephanie Levenbrook, Adlai E. Stevenson High School, Lincolnshire, IL

Room: 
203
session id: 
106
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"Flipping Out": Strategies for Flipping your Social Studies Classroom


Curious about the "flipped classroom"? Interested in trying to "flip" but not sure how? Learn video lecture "Do's and Don'ts", technology options, and activities to implement during class time.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

Melissa Schaefer, Stacey Gorman, Mundelein High School, Mundelein, IL

Room: 
207
session id: 
1017
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Citizenship and Identity: Lessons from World War I and Turkey


World War I and emerging nation states in the wake of Ottoman demise provide an understanding of the Middle East today. Investigate lessons that provide multiple perspectives of national narratives.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

Melinda McClimans, The Middle East Studies Center at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; Joan Brodsky Schur, City and Country School, New York, NY

Room: 
308
session id: 
412
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Using Game Theory to Analyze Strategic Decisions


This presentation helps teachers explore ways games including paper/scissors, prisoner’s dilemma, and chicken can be used to help students understand decisions made by rational actors today and in the past.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

Dean Vesperman, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN; Linda Torricelli, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY

Room: 
107
session id: 
82
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Upcycling! Art and Student Activism in Geography


Get students excited about geography! Teach students about environmental issues from a global and local perspective. Receive materials, lesson plans, and an art assessment that builds skills and content knowledge.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

Eran DeSilva, Notre Dame High School, San Jose, CA

Room: 
111
session id: 
326
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Budget Challenge: Road Test for Personal Finance


Budget Challenge recreates the experience of managing a household budget. The competition-style, bill-pay program scores students while a ‘learning by doing’ approach integrated with modern technology builds 21st Century skills.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

David Buten, Palmira Buten, ProperLiving LLC, Cincinnati, OH

Room: 
206
session id: 
628
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When is Biology Private? Fourth Amendment and the Body


This session will explore how the Supreme Court has ruled on Fourth Amendment issues related to the human body--fingerprinting to strip searches to the collection of blood and DNA.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am - 9:55am
Presenters: 

Catherine Hawke, Mark Cohen, American Bar Association, Chicago, IL

Room: 
311
session id: 
491
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