A district-level supervisor and dynamic teacher provide model inquiry-lessons and strategies certain to elevate student engagement and reach higher-order thinking, while acing those evaluative observations!
This presentation demonstrates how a pre-service teacher education program is positively impacted by embedding place-based active learning experiences and consequently strengthening teacher candidates' understanding and appreciation of social studies.
Showcasing four examples of the arts, this hands-on presentation offers art, lessons, and strategies that participants may use immediately in their classrooms to help foster more empathy and civic action.
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.