Secondary Level-High School

To Teach a Nation The Vietnam Story in America


The story of Vietnam will be told through the eyes of American Veterans who served in Vietnam during the war and have co authored a course of study entitled The Lessons of Vietnam. The war will be covered from 1965 to 1975 exploring the myths the lessons and the lasting effects of the Vietnam War on American society then and now. All partipants will receive a copy of the course of study.

Time: 
Sat, 11/22/2014 - 3:35pm - 4:30pm
Presenters: 

"Bob Matthews, North Carolina Vietnam Veterans, Cary, NC; Bill Dixon, North Carolina Vietnam Veterans, Raleigh, NC; Joe Harsch, North Carolina Vietnam Veterans, Cary, NC; Angelo Carmen, North Carolina Vietnam Veterans, Cary, NC"

Room: 
111
session id: 
1310
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Teaching for DEPTH in the Social Studies Classroom


How does Common Core look in the social studies classroom? This session focuses on DEPTH: Digital integration; Evidence-based reading/writing; Purposeful assessments; Texts with complexity; Higher and clearer learning targets.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 2:05pm - 3:00pm
Presenters: 

"Aggie Alvez, Discovery Education, Silver Spring, MD"

Room: 
200
session id: 
1307
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Taking Informed Inquiry to New Levels with CCSS Digital Strategies


This interactive session will feature free and engaging digital tools and resources that will strengthen students' questioning and evaluation skills. Get research-based strategies aligned to the Common Core.

Time: 
Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:15am - 12:10pm
Presenters: 

"Aggie Alvez, Discovery Education, Silver Spring, MD"

Room: 
313
session id: 
1306
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Freedom Matters!


Increase student awareness of the history of individual rights and worldwide struggles for freedom and democracy through primary source documents and oral histories from political dissidents.

Time: 
Sun, 11/23/2014 - 8:00am - 10:00am
Presenters: 

"Amanda Schnetzer, George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, Dallas, TX, @GWBLibrary; Dodie Kasper, George W. Bush Institute, Consultant, Dallas, TX, @TheBushCenter; Janie Worst, George W. Bush Institute, Consultant, Dallas, TX, @TheBushCenter"

Room: 
203
session id: 
1302
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"Social Studies Strategies that Prepare Students for College, Career"


"The Instruction Community shares several “teacher-tested” best practice methods for delivering meaningful, active learning experiences to K-12 students, with special emphasis on differentiating instruction and closing the achievement gap."

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

"Joel Rothblatt, Southern California Social Science Association, Los Angeles, CA; Margarita Jimenez-Silva, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; Janie Hubbard, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL; Melinda Staubs, Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL; Scott Petri, John F. Kennedy High School, Los Angeles, CA; Ruth Luevanos, Pacoima Middle School, Los Angeles, CA"

Room: 
310
session id: 
1303
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Calling all NBCT's and Teachers interested in National Board


"All NBC teachers or those interested in certification or renewal-this session is for you! Three certified teachers will discuss the benefits, ins and outs of certification, and the NBPTS community."

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

"Michael Yell, Hudson Middle School, Hudson, WI; Kim O'Neil, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY; Peggy Jackson, Moriarty High School, Moriarty, NM"

Room: 
301
session id: 
1304
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"I Know My Subject, I Don't Know My School!"


"It is 1:33 a.m. and you're awake. In a few hours you'll be going toyour first teacher orientation at your new school. Who, what, where,how, HELP!!!"

Time: 
Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:15am - 12:10pm
Presenters: 

"Terry Cherry, Naaman Forest High School, Garland, TX"

Room: 
301
session id: 
1305
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War + Citizenship: Experiential Learning without Violence


Transform the tragic teachable moments of WWII and Vietnam War for awareness of critical world issues today. Prepare students to assume positive leadership as engaged citizens in our global community.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 4:15pm - 5:10pm
Presenters: 

"Alethea Paradis, Friendship Tours World Travel, Santa Barbara, CA; Kevin Shertzer, Laguna Blanca School, Santa Barbara, CA"

Room: 
"Boylston Hallway, 3rd Lvl"
session id: 
1295
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Chair the Fed: An Online Game to Teach Monetary Policy


"Our popular online game has been updated, and now features a robust learning component and enhanced functionality. Learn how to use this game as part of a dynamic economics curriculum!"

Time: 
Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:15am - 12:10pm
Presenters: 

"Jody Hoff, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, Economic Education, San Francisco, CA; Rema Oxandaboure, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, Economic Education, San Francisco, CA, @sffedeconed and @sffedreserve"

Room: 
"Boylston Hallway, 3rd Lvl"
session id: 
1299
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NCSS Resources to Support Implementation of the C3 Framework!


"Discover the resources available to support your efforts to implement the C3 Framework – webcasts, curriculum, lesson plans, classroom video assets, professional development, publications and more!"

Time: 
Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:15am - 12:10pm
Presenters: 

"Michelle Herczog, Los Angeles County Office of Education, Downey, CA; Susan Griffin, National Council for the Social Studies, Silver Spring, MD"

Room: 
201
session id: 
1300
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