Teach historic and present-day social issues, address content standards, and meet Common Core requirements. We'll show you how, using Ken Burns's documentary film Baseball. Lessons plans will be provided.
Gain insights into resources for researching local personalities and history as related to national historical events. They will receive sharing/publishing alternatives for using local history in the classroom.
The conceptualized belief of decision-making on historical events often does not conform to students' beliefs. This presentation discusses the differing opinions and rationales associated with historical events and outcomes.
Students earn analysis in History/Social Studies scores on the new SAT. Delve into the social studies skills, sample questions, and instructional strategies that students need to be college- and career-ready.
Faculty members and preservice candidates from two universities, an education specialist from the National Archives, and teachers from two elementary schools share collaborative efforts to build inquiry learning from P-4.
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.