Planning the perfect professional development is challenging! Explore Boston Public Schools' strategy to develop a plan that incorporated place-based learning, professional learning communities, and digital learning strategies.
Learn how to generate student-driven academic data to empower your learners! Participants will be exposed to US History PBL and multi-sensory approach developed in high school level at-risk classrooms.
Often textbook information is perceived as total truth, but what if some events in history books are full of inaccuracies? Turn your classroom into an investigative laboratory, through question-based lessons.
Tired of traditional approaches to Columbus and Thanksgiving? Explore ideas for critically engaging elementary students in Native issues using a variety of resources and activities. Resources provided!
Learn how to pair historical photographs with non-fiction narrative texts to spark student imagination, resulting in questions that lead students to inquiry projects that they are interested in pursuing.
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.