The Politics of Remembering: Promoting Media Literacy with Historical Monuments
Sat Nov 18 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Moscone West 2nd Floor, Table 8
Examine how teachers can utilize primary and secondary sources related to historical and contemporary monuments to promote media literacy and critical thinking. Handouts and resources will be provided.
Stewart Waters, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN; Autumn Magliocca, Buffalo Academy of Scholars, Buffalo, NY
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.