Students earn analysis in History/Social Studies scores on the new SAT. Delve into the social studies skills, sample questions, and instructional strategies that students need to be college- and career-ready.
The conceptualized belief of decision-making on historical events often does not conform to students' beliefs. This presentation discusses the differing opinions and rationales associated with historical events and outcomes.
Aguinaldo. Geronimo. Nat Turner. Brigham Young. Freedom fighter, terrorist, or something in between? Learn how students investigated violent conflicts across US History and decided how to represent them.
Ida Wells. Bayard Rustin. General Forrest. Learn about historical figures taking a principled stance, sometimes contrary to democratic ideals, and students deliberating how far to go to enact one's principles.
Faculty members and preservice candidates from two universities, an education specialist from the National Archives, and teachers from two elementary schools share collaborative efforts to build inquiry learning from P-4.
Social studies educators teach students the content knowledge, intellectual skills, and civic values necessary for fulfilling the duties of citizenship in a participatory democracy. The mission of National Council for the Social Studies is to provide leadership, service, and support for all social studies educators.