This presentation provides secondary teachers with information, resources, and inquiry-based lesson plans designed to highlight women's roles in the U.S. civil rights movement and to inform students' own civic engagement.
A diverse group of teachers share collaborative lessons encouraging students to critically analyze the events of 9/11. The technologically innovative lessons are based on Common Core and C3 Framework standards.
Learn how to transition from college to professional career, interviewing techniques, networking and more in this interactive session for preservice educators and underclass students. Bring your resumé and questions!
English Language Learners represent the fastest growing population in secondary schools--and inevitably in your classrooms. Learn strategies to create prior knowledge and teach US History to second language learners.
Growing out of three NEH teacher institutes, this session presents inquiry arcs, major concepts, and suggested resources for US History teachers planning instruction about the Gilded Age and Progressive Era.
Learn how students collaborate online to craft historical arguments about democratic principles. Participants will engage with sample activities, review examples of student work, and get free material.
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.