Secondary Level-High School

U.S. Labor Protests and the Bisbee Deportation of 1917


Use primary sources in practical interactive lessons integrating historical inquiry and spatial thinking to have students explore connections between current labor protests and those during the early 20th century.

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Ken DeMasi, , Tempe, AZ

Room: 
610
session id: 
919
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Analysis of Two US History Textbooks: Teachers Developing Minority Portrayals


Two secondary US history texts were examined for the depiction of African Americans and Latinos. Teachers will be provided with strategies aimed at improving minority portrayals in their instruction.

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Zaid Haddad, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV; Allison Smith, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV

Room: 
East Lobby - Level Six
session id: 
308
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Windows on the Southwest: Missions of Arizona and New Mexico


Take home classroom-ready materials from mission sites(Laguna, San Miguel, San Esteban del Rey, San Xavier del Bac). Meet "Padre Kino" in person... and include Latino history in your syllabus.

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Syd Golston, Phoenix Union High School District, Phoenix, AZ;Will Reimers, Trevor Browne HS, Phoenix Union High School District, Phoenix, AZ; Scott Cornelius, MetroTech HS, Phoenix Union High School District, Phoenix, AZ; Susan Meece, Alhambra HS, Phoenix Union High School District, Phoenix, AZ; Suzanne Vogt, Trevor Browne HS, Phoenix Union High S

Room: 
307
session id: 
214
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Opening the Curricular Window: Indigenous Experiences, Primary Sources, and Inquiry


Primary sources advance social justice and curricular depth, if they support relevance, respect, and reciprocity. These tenets can also guide responsive connection to Indigenous experience within inquiry and digital learning.

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Christine Rogers Stanton, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT

Room: 
East Lobby - Level Six
session id: 
255
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Connecting Cultures: When Students are the Teachers


With enthusiasm and 21st century communication skills, students of the Preserve America Youth Summits have expanded the relevance of historic properties in our schools and communities, and made a difference!

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Michelle Pearson, Hulstrom Options School, Broomfield, CO; Ann Pritzlaff, Colorado Historical Society, Denver, CO

Room: 
616
session id: 
273
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Be Your Own Publisher: Better Classroom Materials through ePUBs


Customize your own teaching materials! New software, mobile devices and online publishing allow you to produce and share amazing resources specific to your content and students. Useful for all grades.

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Glenn Wiebe, ESSDACK, Hutchinson, KS

Room: 
East Lobby - Level Six
session id: 
87
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Folded but Not Mutilated: Teaching AP Psychology in One Semester!


How to cram everything in and still have fun! Innovative ways to use every moment you have to teach multiple aspects of psychology at the same time!Really!

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Beth Scully, Clear Springs High School, League City, TX

Room: 
East Lobby - Level Six
session id: 
341
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Making Primary Sources Accessible to Struggling Readers and English Learners


Primary sources are often inaccessible to struggling readers and English learners. This session offers practical strategies to help these students comprehend and critically interact with these invaluable social studies resources.

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Aimee Alexander-Shea, Eastern Oregon University, Gresham, OR; Jason O'Brien, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL

Room: 
620
session id: 
93
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Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society


Rho Kappa will be exhibited to participants to encourage beginning a charter. Participants will learn how to charter their chapter and be given a packet of materials to do so.

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Linda Massey, NCSS Rho Kappa Honor Society Advisory Chair, Dallas, TX

Room: 
East Lobby - Level Six
session id: 
1053
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Analogy: the Overlooked Device in Effective Political Cartoons


Political cartoons on Canadian-American relations, found in Canadian newspapers from 1864 to the present, use analogies as the "hook" to attract the viewer's attention and effectively make a point.

Time: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Presenters: 

Charles Hou, , Burnaby, BC

Room: 
East Lobby - Level Six
session id: 
470
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