World History

Poster Session-Sport as a Political Tool in a Globalized World


Sport has become an effective political tool for peace and nation building. As the popularity of sport continues to grow, it serves as a common denominator between different cultures.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 9:15am - 10:15am
Presenters: 

Todd Reichlmayr, SUNY College at Brockport, Brockport, NY, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
486
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Poster Session-Victim or Villain: What’s Perspective Got to Do with It?


How do some Japanese view World War II and some Southerners view the Civil War? Explore these questions and the role of perspective, memory, and memorials in world history.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 9:15am - 10:15am
Presenters: 

Karen Johnson, Nerinx Hall High School, St. Louis, MO, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
723
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Poster Session-Providing a Gateway to World History through Global Connections


This session will provide educators with a lesson idea that will engage students in recognizing their own role and history in the shaping of the modern world through global connections.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 9:15am - 10:15am
Presenters: 

David To, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US; Adrienne Winans, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
42
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Poster Session-Identity, Colonization, Revolution and Globalization: Interdisciplinary and Thematic World History!


Thematic based units within an interdisciplinary World History and World Literature class provide marginalized students with a relevant and thought provoking curriculum intended to strengthen minds with critical thinking.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 4:20pm - 5:15pm
Presenters: 

Jessica Flock, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
910
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Poster Session-Using Historiography to Address the Common Core Standards


This presentation will demonstrate instructional techniques and activities rooted in historiographical techniques for the purpose of engaging students in meaningful critical thinking that addresses the Common Core Standards.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 3:15pm - 4:10pm
Presenters: 

Nicholas Walsh, Decatur Public Schools District 61, Decatur, IL, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
758
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Poster Session-The Campaign to Save World History in Ohio’s High Schools


The presenters will discuss the legislative changes in Ohio that have downgraded World History to an elective course, and advocacy efforts underway to save and strengthen social studies.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 3:15pm - 4:10pm
Presenters: 

Brad Maguth, The University of Akron, Akron, OH, US; Corbin Moore, Ohio Council for the Social Studies, Columbus, OH, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
226
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Poster Session-History Repeats Itself in the Classroom Too: Hands-On Examples


Learning is best facilitated when students build from the familiar. Discover how to take advantage of this. This presentation will provide unique, hands-on examples for implementing the Common Core Standards.

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

Jennifer Donnelly, Irvine High School, Irvine, CA, US; Gregory Gray, Portland State University, Portland, OR, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
134
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Poster Session-Global Perspectives on History: The Slave Trade


This session will examine global perspectives on teaching the slave trade by examining sources from Ugandan, U.S. and U.K. curricula and materials.

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

Jonathan Burbidge, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US; Gilbert Kaburu, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US; David To, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
656
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Poster Session-"Who ARE These People?" Facilitating Cultural Understanding through Historical Inquiry


How do the practices and products of different groups reveal cultural values? Introducing students to historical methods enables them to formulate pertinent questions, conduct independent research, and communicate their findings.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 10:05am - 11:00am
Presenters: 

Joseph Marangell, East Haven Public Schools, East Haven, CT, US; Regine Randall, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
442
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Poster Session-Don't Lose the Forest between the Trees: Balancing Source Selection


Primary sources take many forms, and provide rich, varied perspectives on historical events. Learn how to build the best selection for a given event, maintaining balance between story and narrative.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 10:05am - 11:00am
Presenters: 

Jeremy Gypton, Sunnyside High School, Tucson, AZ, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
702
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