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2019 NCSS/NCGE/TCSS Conference | Sessions | 2019

Deliberation: A Collaborative, Civil, and Empathy-Building Discussion Strategy

Fri Nov 22 4:15 pm to 5:10 pm
Room: 
Room 19A Level 4
SessionType: 
Session
Subject: 
Civics/Government
Explore the powerful Deliberation discussion strategy, which engages students in deep learning, perspective-taking, and consensus-building around contested political issues.
Presenters: 

Jen Wheeler, Street Law, Inc., Silver Spring, MD; Kelly Jones-Wagy, Tim Lorenz, Cherry Creek School District, Aurora, CO

Instructional Foci: 
Civic Thinking
Discursive and Dialogical Education (Discussion)
Taking Informed Action
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