NCSS Institutes and Webinars
September 18, 2018 - 7:00pm
Does religion belong in public schools? Should we teach—or even talk about—religion in public schools?
Part 1 of a two-part webinar series.
See part 2 here
September 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
In this webinar presented by History UnErased, explore examples of LGBT+ history and learn a model of academic inquiry to assist you in confidently including LGBT+ social studies content in your classrooms
Part 2 of a two-part webinar series.
See Part 1 Here
Do you feel confident teaching about religion? Are you familiar with the concepts and tools used by religious studies scholars? What is the difference between teaching religion to encourage faith formation and teaching about religion from an academic perspective?
October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm
You want your history classrooms to encourage historical thinking, with students developing and supporting assertions about the past from analyses of primary source documents and connections to current events. This webiarn explores how you can use Newsela resources to help students develop the 5 C’s of historical thinking articulated by NCSS.