Add an interdisciplinary inquiry approach to your teaching with archival documents from the Dole Institute of Politics. Explore the evolution of environmental policy and patent bioethics in a historical context.
Begin a decolonization conversation. Using scripts, participants walk in someone else's shoes as Europeans and First Nations in The Blanket Exercise, a condensed version of Canada's colonial history. Handouts provided.
Tired of using outdated, obsolete printed Civics curriculum? Learn new ways to integrate ever-changing technology into Civic Education using open-source curriculum, primary resources, and student-led inquiry.
Participants will receive free Supreme Court Document-Based Question lessons, based upon constitutional controversies related to the scope of presidential powers, that promote thinking skills about history and current events.
These clever 5-minute professional films and corresponding lesson packages address voting, civic engagement, government operations, political systems and issues, media literacy, protest, and more. CDs for attendees.
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.