Join AMLE (Association for Middle Level Education) and NCSS, in collaboration with Michael Yell (National Board Certified Teacher - Middle School and NCSS Past President), for a great webinar in which participants will examine 10 engaging, thought-provoking strategies for creating a different kind of middle level social studies classroom.
64th Annual Conference
Theme: Social Studies: More Important Than Ever
Red Lion Hotel Harrisburg East
Harrisburg, PA 17111
UArts created a guide to studying photographs, meant for use in the classroom or as inspiration for teachings. It helps users build visual literacy skills - making meaning of images through analysis and interpretation, and using images effectively. Using the TPS Analysis Tool, we will analyze a portrait, a street scene and a recreational image.
This webinar will share key details and teaching resources on the humanitarian crisis in Syria and the rise of ISIS. Hear from the Director of www.Iamsyria.org, Andrew Beiter, on the current situation on the ground, how to approach this topic with your students, and how your students can take action.
Complimentary for NCSS members / $40 NCSS nonmembers
Teach students how to DO history through project-based learning that engages students in inquiry-based research and evaluation using primary sources--either online or in local libraries/archives--while learning history and contributing to data being compiled by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
April 11, 2017 - 7:00pm to April 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
Effective student writing is a goal of many history and social studies educators, but many are unaware of free and intuitive Google tools than can assist them and their students. Discover some of the best new Apps, Add-Ons, and Extensions for middle school and high school classrooms and learn strategies that promote more effective teacher feedback and guidance.
Complimentary for NCSS Comprehensive members / $30 NCSS members / $75 NCSS nonmembers
(2-part webinar series: Tuesday, April 11 and Tuesday, April 25 from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT)
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.