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April 5, 2016 - 7:00pm

Too often interactive whiteboards are used in a way that makes them little more than very expensive overhead projectors. Yet our interactive whiteboards can be tools to augment our teaching strategies and engage our students. Learn how to augment your teaching strategies with the interactive white board: SMART or Promethean to create an interactive experience for your student's projects and demonstrations. Gain ideas and techniques for making the interactive board an exciting and engaging part of your teaching repertoire.

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March 29, 2016 - 7:00pm

This webinar will on how to build a green classroom. The presenter has had a paperless class room for over 2 years. Develop new ideas and techniques for going paperless in the classroom. Improve your assignments, expand your feedback ability, speed up correction time; go paperless!

Instructor: Michael M. Yell, former NCSS president and National Board Certified middle school social studies teacher.

Fee: $20 members/$40 non-members

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March 15, 2016 to March 22, 2016

This two-part webinar series is a continuation of the 2015, four-part webinar series focusing on ways to incorporate inclusive pedagogical approaches for addressing different faith traditions and cultures in the classroom consistent with the First Amendment. Based on Tanenbaum's* Seven Principles of Inclusive Education and Face to Faith’s Essentials of Dialogue, these webinars help teachers navigate the often difficult terrain of teaching accurately and sensitively about diverse religions and cultures. This two sessions will be more streamlined and focus to help implementation religious and cultural literacy into your classrooms.

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March 8, 2016 - 7:00pm

This webinar will on how to build a green classroom. The presenter has had a paperless class room for over 2 years. Develop new ideas and techniques for going paperless in the classroom. Improve your assignments, expand your feedback ability, speed up correction time; go paperless!

Instructor: Michael M. Yell, former NCSS president and National Board Certified middle school social studies teacher.

Fee: $20 members/$40 non-members

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March 1, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Complimentary, NCSS member-only, webinar

Explore how primary sources can play a key role in learning research skills. This webinar will illustrate areas in an inquiry research process where primary sources can play a key role as well as how primary sources interplay with each other and with secondary sources to impact student learning.
 

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February 2, 2016 to February 23, 2016
Anchored in both the Common Core and C3 Framework for cross-curricular approaches in ELA and Social Studies, this four-part series will be one of explication, modeling, and conversation between presenters and participants. It is designed for teaches to develop a new learning pathway into exploring nineteenth-century America, gain a rich resource stream of primary sources, and takeaway four exemplar units for immediately use in their classrooms.
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What's in the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) for Social Studies? View this webinar to find out in greater detail the social studies provisions included in ESSA and what we need to do next to secure that funding and enable social studies educators to apply.

The National Council for the Social Studies National Standards for the Preparation of Social Studies Teachers are intended to provide guidance for a number of different audiences who are either responsible for assuring the competence of social studies teaching professionals (e.g., institutions of higher education, NCATE/CAEP reviewers, state agencies that approve teacher education programs, state licensure offices, testing organizations) or in need of such assurance as they decide which teacher preparation institution to attend or which prospective teachers to employ (e.g., prospective soci

October 14, 2016 to October 16, 2016

TCSS 2016 Annual Conference


Conference Hotel
Corpus Christi Omni900 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Conference Location
American Bank Center
 

American Bank Center
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
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February 26, 2016 to February 27, 2016

Double Tree by Hilton Annapolis
210 Holiday Court, Annapolis, MD 21403

THEME: “Integrating the C3 Framework into Social Studies Curriculum and Instruction”

 

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