Session 1.1: Social Studies Journal Editors Panel


This panel includes editors from various social studies journals including Theory and Research in Social Education, Social Studies, Social Studies Research and Practice, Journal of International Social Studies, and Ohio Social Studies Review. The purpose of the session is to familiarize attendees with the scope, vision, and purpose of the represented journals and to answer attendees' related questions.   --> read more »

Time: 
Thu, 11/21/2013 - 8:00am - 9:15am
Room: 
America's Center 120
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Opening Speaker


Juan Valdés, National Geographic Society

Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Room: 
America's Center 130
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Grad Student Forum Social Hour


Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Room: 
Location TBD
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Session 0.6


Chair: Jason Harshman, The Ohio State University
Discussant: Greg Hamot, University of Iowa

  • Paper 1: Digital Bridges for Global Awareness: Preservice Social Studies Teachers' Experiences Using Technology to Learn From and Teach Students in Thailand
          Brad Maguth, University of Akron
  • Paper 2: The Transformative Power of Travel? Four Social Studies Teachers Reflect on Their International Professional Development
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Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Room: 
America's Center 126
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Membership Meet and Greet


Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 5:15pm - 6:00pm
Room: 
Plaza Lobby
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Session 0.5


Chair: Jennifer Cutsforth, University of Scranton
Discussant: Brandon Butler, Old Dominion University

  • Paper 1: Representations, Decompositions, and Approximations of Practice in the Preparation of Social Studies Teachers: Features of Compassionate, Critical, Justice Oriented Teacher Education
          Hilary Conklin, DePaul University; Hilary Hughes, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Paper 2: Moving Beyond the Syllabus: An Inquiry into Processes and Outcomes of a Graduate Social Studies Curriculum Course
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Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Room: 
America's Center 125
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Session 0.4: Rural and Urban Education: What Place in the Social Studies?


The current situation in rural and urban settings brings forth several questions regarding the importance of contextualized teaching and learning, teacher preparation, and its relationship to the social studies. Drawing upon conceptual delineations of place-based, rural and urban education we pose a series of questions to engage fellow Social Studies teacher educators in dialogue about our practice.

Presenters: Whitney Blankenship, Rhode Island College; Michelle Reidel, Georgia Southern University; Caroline Sullivan, Georgia State University
Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Room: 
America's Center 122
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Session 0.2


Chair: Emma Thacker, University of Kentucky
Discussant: Jada Kohlmeier, Auburn University

  • Paper 1: One Hen: Students' Experiences with Social Business
          Annie Whitlock, Michigan State University
  • Paper 2: We are only looking for the right answers: The Promises and Challenges of Controversial Issue Instruction in South Korea
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Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Room: 
America's Center 121
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Session 0.3


Chair: Lauren Colley, University of Kentucky
Discussant: Alan Marcus, University of Connecticut

  • Paper 1: Historical Inquiry and the Development of Counternarratives
          Brooke Blevins, Baylor University; Cinthia Salinas, University of Texas at Austin
  • Paper 2: Resistance to the Grand Narrative: Genealogy as Unofficial History in the Classroom
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Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Room: 
America's Center 122
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Grad Student Forum Rountables: Table 7: Assessments and Measurement in Social Studies


Discussant: Paul Fitchett, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

  • Paper 1: End-of-Course Exams (EOC) and ACT-Quality Core (QC): An Evaluation of Their Impact on U.S. History Instruction in a Southern High School
          Rebecca Mueller, University of Kentucky
  • Paper 2: Moving Toward More Dynamic Instruction: A Comparison of How Social Studies is Taught Among Disciplines and Advanced Placement Courses
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Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Room: 
America's Center 127
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