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Social Studies Conference



Region 4 Social Studies Conference
A Time for Change: Action, Advocacy, Awareness and Advancement

January 30, 2021







Join other social studies professionals in a 1-day, virtual conference exploring general, grade-level, and content-specific best practices for the 21st-century social studies classroom. Strands will 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 feature:

  • 6 Hr GT Update available
  • Early Childhood and Elementary Sessions
  • Sessions aimed at Diverse Learners (i.e. ELLs, SPED, etc.)

Session Titles include, but are not limited to:

  • Scaffolding Instruction: Appropriately Fading Supports
  • Maintaining High Quality Pedagogy in a Virtual World
  • Empowering Student Voices in the Social Studies Classroom
  • Engaging Students in Civics
  • Discovering Diversity: It's All Around
  • Engage Students with Virtual Escape Rooms
  • A Time for Change: New Tools for Creating Relevant Social Studies Content
Click the button below to view the full session schedule and descriptions.




Here is a small sample of what past attendees had to say about the event:

  • “Well organized! It was well worth the effort to get here on my day off; I learned so much!”
  • “Great sessions! I am leaving with a lot of new ideas to use in my classroom.”
  • “Thank you for putting together such a dynamic conference. I really enjoyed it and was able to infuse new knowledge to my library of information. Big thanks.”




Are you interested in being a vendor at this year's conference?


We are currently accepting vendors to put together an engaging, high-quality conference for our social studies educators. Click here to submit your application.


If you would also like to present at this year's conference, please be advised that the deadline for this year's Call for Proposals is January 8, 2021.



14th Annual Region 4 Social Studies Conference

Date: Saturday, January 30, 2021
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Session ID: 1235275
Credit: 6 CPE (G/T credit available with district approval)

Registration Fee: $100









If you have questions about the event, please email  


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