Investigate how career technical education (CTE) inquiry prepares graduates to be career ready. Learn how the C3 Framework reinforces these skills. CTE inquiry lessons will be shared and both frameworks will be compared.
Discover successfully field-tested consumer literacy activities with fifth graders focusing on brands they love and want today! Explore economics through production, distribution, and consumption to cultivate young and wise consumers.
Learn about the Arizona Geographic Alliance's 10-day summer institute that provided K-12 teachers with opportunities to develop STEMSS lessons with supports for English learners. Lesson plans will be shared.
African American civic leaders Mamie Phipps Clark and Lucy Craft Laney made significant contributions to the field of early childhood social studies education in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Their work informs us now about dynamic cultural diversity and social justice.
In archaeology, cultural understanding often means other cultures, but understanding our culture is crucial. Crow Canyon Archaeological Center encouraged Southern Ute Montessori Academy students' understanding of their culture and past.
Discuss research and innovative strategies that integrate social studies and mathematics to spark girls' interest in STEM fields. Explore research, engage in strategies, and receive teaching resources.
Students' cultural and linguistic backgrounds can be incorporated into social studies content. Children's books are one way to include diverse perspectives. Does your classroom library include culturally relevant books?
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.