EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 5, Issue 26 for June 27, 2018
- Note – There will be no Emerging America History eNews on July 4
- The proposed revised SMK Guidelines are open through June 29, 2018. Public Comment: Subject Matter Knowledge (SMK) Guidelines (May–June 2018)
- The Collaborative for Educational Services is excited to partner with The Buck Institute for Education (BIE) for the Project Based Learning Institute. This four-day workshop provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to design, assess, and manage a rigorous, standards-based project – August 13-16, 9am-4pm – Fee Apples – Register
of Elementary and Secondary Education
Passes 2018 History and Social Science Framework!
Updated Framework: http://www.doe.mass.edu/bese/docs/FY2018/2018-06/item2.html
Applicants for working papers at Massachusetts Department of Education (MA DOE) Building.
Location: Boston, Massachusetts.
EVENTS @ EMERGING AMERICA – Info & Registration.
HISTORY AND CIVICS EDUCATION COURSES:
- July 5 – August 5 – Fully online. The American War in Vietnam – Kelley Brown and Chris Appy. $35. Register.
- July 18-20 – CES, Northampton – Teaching Grades K-5 Civic Engagement and Social Studies. $125. Register.
- July 30-31 – Boston Public Library – Immigration and Maps – Register.
ACCESSING INQUIRY FOR ALL LEARNERS
June sessions cancelled. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if your district would like to host this course at no charge to the district or to teachers from the district.
- CANCELLED – June 26-27 – North Adams ($72.50) Free to teachers of North Adams Public Schools.
- CANCELLED – June 28-29 – Springfield ($72.50) Free to teachers of Springfield Public Schools.
NEW RESOURCES AT THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
- TPS Teachers Network – Teachers with experience working with primary sources are welcome to join this network.
- Featured this week – YOU MUST LOG-IN FIRST FOR THESE LINKS TO WORK:
- Feature Discussions:
Library of Congress Teacher Blog http://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/
- Documenting World War I: Women Photographers on the Front Lines
- Using Literary Maps in the Classroom
OTHER RECOMMENDED EVENTS – Across Massachusetts and the U.S
- July 7 – 10am (1.5hr tour) – Sojourner Truth Memorial Committee – Walk Through Florence – Various Leaders – also August 11, September 8, and October 13
- July 14 – 9am-4pm – Historic Deerfield – Out of the Ordinary: Variations in New England Building Practices – Info and Registration
- July 23-27 – TPS – UArts – A is for Everything: How Typography Shapes our Language and Culture – Info and Registration
- July 23-27 – TPS – UArts – City as Primary Source: Connecting the City, Local Collections, and the Library of Congress – Info and Registration
- July 23-27 – TPS-UArts – Comics + Graphic Novels as Primary Sources – Info and Registration
- September 28-30 – Historic Deerfield Symposium – Fashion and Conflict in Early America – Info and Registration
- Teaching Tolerance – “We Are Our Ancestors’ Wildest Dreams”
- Teaching Tolerance – Teaching on the Border
- George Washington’s Mount Vernon – Teaching with Music at Mount Vernon – Info
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