Grad Student Forum Social Hour


Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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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 0.4: 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 0.5


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 0.2


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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Session 0.1: Voter Education Programs in Schools: East and West


National context powerfully shapes voter education (nations create schools to serve national purposes). This symposium presents four papers on school-based voter education in three nations: Singapore and Japan, one paper each; and the United States, two papers. A critique is provided by a respected scholar of comparative civic education.    --> read more »

Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Room: 
America's Center 120
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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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Grad Student Forum Rountables: Table 6: Global Perspective in Education


Discussant: Kristy Brugar, Wayne State University

  • Paper 1: Teaching a Game and its Implication for Global Connection
          Heejeong Kang, Ohio State University
  • Paper 2: Developing Intercultural Competence Among Preservice Humanities Teachers through International Student Teaching
          Heather Cunningham, University of Pittsburgh
  • Paper 3: Access to Other Cultures: The Power of International Teaching Assistants
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Time: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Room: 
America's Center 127
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