Explore the American civil rights movement through the experiences of women. Gain a deeper understanding through the Library of Congress images, analysis tools, and narratives to energize and engage students.
Get an overview of how Teaching with Primary Sources improved engagement for students. Teachers increased their competency and confidence in choosing appropriate primary sources and developing strategies for their use in the ELL/LEP classroom.
From the Civil War to the civil rights movement, the concept of citizenship greatly expanded in our nation. This poster session features primary source-based educator resources to teach about this dynamic century in U.S. history.
Learn about a unique, distributive approach to professional development. Initiated through a collaborative partnership between North Carolina State's College of Education and the North Carolina Museum of History, this project engaged educators from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and four districts within the state.
Guided exploration of historical U.S. maps includes the use of learning logs and organizers, which help to generate inquiry questions about social life, economics, and conflicts inside and between countries.
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.