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Tuesday, November 27

New Member Welcome

4:00 pm to 4:45 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Talk with Emily Graslie, Chief Curiosity Officer, the Field Museum & Dinner, Sponsored by Big History Project

5:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Field Museum, 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
   

Meet in Hotel Lobby 5:30 PM

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Wednesday, November 28

Breakfast, Sponsored by National Geographic

7:30 am to 8:15 am
Grand Suite 3, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Welcome to CS4's 53rd!

8:20 am to 8:45 am
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Business Meeting 1

8:45 am to 9:45 am
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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NCSS Welcome Dr. Lawrence Paska, NCSS Executive Director

9:45 am to 10:00 am
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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They Say, I Say: Nurturing Argumentative Reading and Writing in History Dr. Jeff Nokes, Assistant Professor of History, Brigham Young University

10:15 am to 11:30 am
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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EVERFI: Education for the Real World

11:35 am to 12:05 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Lunch, Sponsored by EVERFI

12:05 pm to 1:05 pm
Grand Suite 3, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Open Spaces

1:10 pm to 2:00 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Systemic Approaches to Social and Emotional Learning: Lessons From the Field Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL)

2:15 pm to 3:15 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Obama Foundation: Speaking to America's Youth

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Chicago Jazz, Blues, and Beyond. Sponsored by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

5:15 pm to 7:30 pm

   

Meet in Lobby 5:15 PM

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Dinner, Sponsored by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
House of Blues, 329 N. Dearborn
   

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Thursday, November 29

Breakfast, Sponsored by Ashbrook Center at Ashland University

7:30 am to 8:20 am
Grand Suite 3, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Moving toward Schools as Spaces for Civic Learning Dr. Joseph Kahne, Dr. Cathy Cohen, Ms. Jessica Marshall, Civic Engagement Research Group

8:25 am to 9:25 am
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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What's New with National Geographic? Resources, Student Voice and PD! National Geographic

9:30 am to 10:30 am
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Business Meeting II

10:45 am to 11:30 am
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Early Childhood and Social Studies: Are We Prepared Stefanie Wager and the Iowa Department of Education

11:35 am to 12:15 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Lunch, Sponsored by George Washington's Mount Vernon

12:20 pm to 1:15 pm
Grand Suite 3, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Engaging Students in Democratic Discussions Dr. Paul McAvoy, Assistant Professor of Social Studies, North Carolina State University

1:20 pm to 2:20 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Civic Renewal Network: Free Online Resources Ellen Iwamoto, Director of Research Support Services, Annenberg Center

2:40 pm to 3:10 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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It's All about Standards: Help When You Need It! Beth Ratway, American Institutes for Research

3:10 pm to 3:45 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Scott Wolla, Senior Economic Education Specialist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

3:50 pm to 4:30 pm
Grand Suite 5, Ballroom Level, East Tower
   

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Mobsters, Gangsters, and More! Crime of Old Chicago Tour

5:15 pm to 7:30 pm

   

Meet in Lobby 5:15 PM

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Dinner and Gift Exchange, Sponsored by Gibbs-Smith

7:45 pm to 9:45 pm
Giordano's, 130 E. Randolph St.
   

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Friday, November 30

CS4 Executive Board Meeting (Board Members Only, Please)

8:00 am to 10:00 am
Picasso, Concourse Level, West Tower
   

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