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.