Learn about an interdisciplinary service learning project/partnership with preservice teachers, library science candidates, and Habitat for Humanity. Early reading and citizenship development is promoted through social studies-themed home libraries.
Amplify engagement and persuasion in infographics that go beyond the static regurgitation of content, and add dynamic elements and interactivity using Google Slides. Explore pedagogy, data, scaffolds, and engaging presentation techniques.
Teach students to understand and create historical narratives that represent the diverse perspectives present in our classrooms today. The lesson uses historical thinking skills and the C3 framework to guide instruction.
Discover how data visualization deepens understanding, builds 21st-century skills, and inspires student creativity. Get hands-on experience with simple media-making tools designed to make historical information visual.
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.