This session critiques the problematic representations in fake news of Latin@s and Middle Easterners as Others. Participants will consider critical pedagogical approaches that reconceptualize our populations in teaching.
Learn about proven pedagogy and practice, and receive materials for engaging ALL students in complex moral reasoning, civic dialogue, and critical literacy skills through analyzing content-rich media messages.
Searching for innovative methods to teach all learning styles? Join educators as they highlight methods connecting students across a spectrum of Gifted, Special Education, and English Language Learners.
Leaders in the NCSS Instruction Community will share various teacher-tested strategies for cultivating empathy through instruction in secondary education social studies classes. Come prepared to participate!
Explore how to integrate media-making projects into the social science classroom to support learning while building essential academic skills. Student media projects foster collaboration and critical thinking, and strengthen media literacy
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.