Secondary Level-High School

Transforming Hip Hop: From the Bronx to the White House


Hip Hop has gone from a New York-urban-form of music to an internationally recognized and politically influential method of expression. We plan to show its global transformation and significance.

Time: 
Sun, 11/24/2013 - 8:00am - 10:00am
Presenters: 

Clarissa West-White, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, US; Headley White, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, US

Room: 
103
session id: 
775
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Bringing Global Education to Your School through TeachUNICEF


Preparing students to participate in today’s world requires global competence. In this session, participants will deepen their understanding about education for global citizenship through an exploration of TeachUNICEF’s innovative curricula.

Time: 
Sun, 11/24/2013 - 8:00am - 10:00am
Presenters: 

Scott Hirschfeld, U.S. Fund for UNICEF, New York, NY, US

Room: 
131
session id: 
378
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Common Core Literacy and Inquiry Strategies to Investigate Climate Change


This workshop helps teachers scaffold core literacy strategies tied to the Common Core Standards to deeply engage their students with the topic of climate change.

Time: 
Sun, 11/24/2013 - 8:00am - 10:00am
Presenters: 

Mark Baildon, National Institute of Education, Singapore; James Damico, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, US

Room: 
242
session id: 
409
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The New Generation of Difference-Makers: Equipping Students for Citizen Action


Students have the passion, energy, and creativity to be difference-makers; this session will help educators equip students with the skills, knowledge, and opportunities to make positive changes in their world.

Time: 
Sun, 11/24/2013 - 8:00am - 10:00am
Presenters: 

Christopher Kubic, Grayslake North High School, Grayslake, IL, US; Emily Weiss, Grayslake North High School, Grayslake, IL, US

Room: 
126
session id: 
740
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You Can’t Say That?! Tinker in a Digital World


Does the Tinker standard apply to Facebook? Is off-campus, online speech protected under the First Amendment? Examine contemporary cases to determine if a schoolhouse gate exists in a digital world.

Time: 
Sun, 11/24/2013 - 8:00am - 10:00am
Presenters: 

Maggie Crawford, Newseum, Washington, DC, US; Mike Hiestand , Student Press Law Center, Bellingham, WA, US; Mary Beth Tinker, Tinker Tour, Washington, DC, US

Room: 
125
session id: 
759
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The Smithsonian’s History of America in 101 Objects


Richard Kurin, the Smithsonian Institution’s Under Secretary for History, Art and Culture, offers a literary exhibition and history of the United States told through 101 treasures from the institution’s collections.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 2:10pm - 3:05pm
Presenters: 

Richard Kurin, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

Room: 
264
session id: 
990
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The Smithsonian’s History of America in 101 Objects


Richard Kurin, the Smithsonian Institution’s Under Secretary for History, Art and Culture, offers a literary exhibition and history of the United States told through 101 treasures from the institution’s collections.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 2:10pm - 3:05pm
Presenters: 

Richard Kurin, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

Room: 
121
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NEH’s "Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle"


The National Endowment for the Humanities' Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle offers teachers streaming versions of four important documentary films: The Abolitionists, Slavery by Another Name, Freedom Riders, and The Loving Story accompanied by classroom materials drawn from EDSITEment and the Gilder Lehrman Institute. NEH staff will demo the website and elicit feedback from teachers.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Presenters: 

Karen Mittelman, National Endowment for the Humanities, Washington, DC; Greg Timmons, Bellevue, Washington

Room: 
121
session id: 
989
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Poster Session-The Hijab in Public Schools in the United States


In the United States, the number of students who wear the hijab (religious headscarf) is increasing. This poster presentation explores religious pluralism and civil rights in public schools.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Presenters: 

Julie Anne Taylor, University of Michigan-Dearborn, Dearborn, MI, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
614
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Poster Session-Fostering Critical and Civic Mindsets in the 21st Century


In order for students to become problem solvers, decision makers, and active citizens, authentic democratic processes must be experienced. Participants will gain classroom resources as inspired by Dewey and Freire.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Presenters: 

Holly McBride, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
710
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