Following the training participants will have individual coaching and a few online group meetings as they develop CMD activity plans, lead activities in their classes and reflect with their support group on classroom practice.
The training will address these questions:
Presenter: Chris Sperry, Director of Curriculum and Staff Development for Project Look Sharp, has taught middle and high school social studies, English and media studies for over 30 years in Ithaca, New York. He is the author of numerous curriculum kits related to global studies and U.S. history and articles about integrating media literacy and critical thinking into the curriculum. He is the recipient of the National Council for the Social Studies 2008 Award for Global Understanding, and the 2005 National PTA and Cable Leaders in Learning Award for Media Literacy.
Registration Fee: $465 NCSS Members / $515 NCSS nonmembers* (3 day onsite workshop; access to Newseum and its resources; 4 follow-up sessions: 1-individualized coaching session online or via phone, 3 online group meetings; and all associated materials)
*nonmember registration includes 1 year membership to NCSS for new members, valued at $72. If you wish to opt out, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org upon receipt of registration confirmation. Registration fee will not change.