Secondary Level-High School

Inquiry through WWII Digital Collections


"Learn how to utilize The National WWII Museum's unique collection of digitized images, oral histories and high school yearbooks in your classroom for inquiry based research projects and lessons. "

Time: 
Sat, 11/22/2014 - 10:10am - 11:05am
Presenters: 

"Nathan Huegen, The National WWII Museum, New Orleans, LA, @wwiimuseum; Kenneth Hoffman, The National WWII Museum, New Orleans, LA, @wwiieducation"

Room: 
110
session id: 
321
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Lost Ladies: Weaving Women back into History with IHMC CmapTools


"Utilize IHMC CmapTools, free internet software, to engage students in weaving women, men, and their contributions together to create more accurate historical knowledge bases as well as personalized study materials."

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

"Erica Southworth, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI"

Room: 
"Boylston Hallway, 3rd Lvl"
session id: 
322
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Pedagogy of Oppression: Studying Reconstruction Narratives in Mississippi History Textbooks


Teachers will study Reconstruction narratives from Mississippi history textbooks (1887-1976) to teach their students how content in history textbooks can influence attitudes and actions in the larger society.

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

"Kenneth Anthony, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS"

Room: 
"Boylston Hallway, 3rd Lvl"
session id: 
325
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Upcycling! Art and Student Activism in Geography


"Get students excited about geography! Teach students about environmental issues from a global and local perspective. Receive materials, lesson plans, and an art assessment that builds skills and content knowledge. "

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

"Eran DeSilva, Notre Dame High School, San Jose, CA"

Room: 
111
session id: 
326
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Experiencing the Haitian Revolution in the World History Classroom


"This presentation reformulates a curriculum unit on the Haitian Revolution, combining civic engagement with historical thinking skills. Participants will examine power relations within the classroom, and the historical moment studied. "

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 1:00pm - 1:55pm
Presenters: 

"Tadashi Dozono, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA"

Room: 
103
session id: 
313
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The Only Civics Education Website You'll Ever Need


"Looking for excellent resources? Strapped for time? The Civics Renewal Network, an alliance of 26 organizations, makes it easy to find no-cost civics education materials at one website."

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

"John Hale, Center for Civic Education, Calabasas, CA, @CivicEducation; Julie Silverbrook, The Constitutional Sources Project, Washington, D.C., DC, @ConSource; Lee Ann Potter, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., DC, @LibraryCongress; Kerry Sautner, National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, PA, @ConstitutionCtr; Ellen Iwamoto, Annenberg Public Policy Center, Philadelphia, PA, @APPCPenn"

Room: 
108
session id: 
316
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Recreating Famous Court Cases Using Flip Cameras and iMovie Maker


"Breathe life into the courts while reviewing some of the judicial branch's landmark cases. Using simple instruction, planning, and technology students reenact the cases that have shaped our country."

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

"Dylan Hultman, Warrensburg R-VI School District, Warrensburg, MO, @Dylanhultman; Matthew Bax, Warrensburg R-VI School District, Warrensburg, MO"

Room: 
"Boylston Hallway, 3rd Lvl"
session id: 
319
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Help! Don't Know Much About …Actively Involving Students in Learning


Need resources promoting active student involvement? Need to re-energize yourself and classroom while better preparing students with skills needed for effective citizenship. This is for you! Use immediately! EXTENSIVE resources!

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 10:05am - 11:00am
Presenters: 

"Susan Santoli, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, @spsantoli; Paige Vitulli, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL"

Room: 
"Boylston Hallway, 3rd Lvl"
session id: 
311
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Fifty Years On: The Freedom Schools and Citizenship Education


"Using the Freedom Schools curriculum of 1964, this interactive presentation is designed to help educators teach about issues related to civil rights and citizenship at the national and global level."

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 3:10pm - 4:05pm
Presenters: 

"Jason Harshman, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, @tchlrnchnge; Jonathan Duffy, Gahanna Lincoln High School, Gahanna, OH; Caleb Martin, Ft. Hayes High School, Columbus, OH"

Room: 
"Boylston Hallway, 3rd Lvl"
session id: 
298
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Confronting Contemporary Racism in your High School


Many believe that we live in a post-racial world. This project uses voices of minority students to explore their lived experiences in your school.

Time: 
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 10:05am - 11:00am
Presenters: 

"Motti Pikelny, Downers Grove South High School, Downers Grove, IL, @mottipikelny; Christopher Esposito, Downers Grove South High School, Downers Grove, IL"

Room: 
310
session id: 
304
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