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Upcoming Social Studies Workshops

Click the session titles below for full details and to register online. For more information, e-mail socialstudies@esc4.net.
Sessions that offer 6 hours of G/T update credit are indicated with an asterisk (*).

 


 

Region 4 Social Studies Conference

Janaury 27, 2018

Join other social studies professionals in this one-day conference exploring general, grade level, and content-specific best practices for the 21st century social studies classroom. Strands may include the major themes in social studies, instructional strategies that address the needs of all learners, differentiation, technology applications, and sound assessment. The conference will include a full day of concurrent presentations, vendor product demonstrations, and an exhibit hall.  DETAILS

 


 

Date Session Title
September 19 I'm a Social Studies Teacher . . . Do I Really Have to Teach Literacy?
September 27 5 Es over America: Social Studies STAAR Preparation Grade 8
September 28 Implementing the Independent Investigation Method for 21st Century Learners
October 4 Get the Sage Off the Stage: Improving Student Engagement in the Social Studies Classroom
October 5 Implementing the Independent Investigation Method for 21st Century Learners
October 5 Primary Sources in Social Studies
October 11 Authentic Vocabulary Instruction in Social Studies
October 12 Social Studies Make and Take: Supporting Achievement in U.S. History
October 12 Deconstruction to Instruction: Implementation of DOK in the Social Studies Classroom

October 18 (4-day session)

T.E.A.M.S. That Win: Effective Practices for Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in Social Studies—SECONDARY

October 18 5Es Over World Cultures
October 20 Why Do My High School Students Struggle with Discussion?
October 24 Sheltered Instruction Techniques and Strategies in Social Studies
November 1 Social Studies Make and Take: Supporting Achievement in U.S. History
November 1 Literacy Strategies for Social Studies
November 2 Culturally Responsive Practices in Social Studies
November 7 (4-day session) T.E.A.M.S. That Win: Effective Practices for Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in Social StudiesELEMENTARY
November 8 Social Studies Make and Take: Grade 8 STAAR Review
November 9 5 Es over America: Social Studies STAAR Preparation Grade 8
November 9 Primary Sources in Social Studies
November 29 K-5 Implementing the Independent Investigation Methods (IIM) for 21st Century Learners
December 6 Tech Tools for ELLs: Unleashing the Power of Technology to Support Language Acquisition
December 7 K-5 Implementing the Independent Investigation Methods (IIM) for 21st Century Learners

 

 

 

 

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