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Lawn Care for Fun and Profit

05/21/2019 -
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Register Today – Cost: Free With an emphasis on entrepreneurship, Lawn Boy and Diary of a Wimpy Kid are fun reads that feature tons of personal finance content. Students learn about investing, saving, and spending by reading about the silly...

Webinar - The Refugee Crisis: Connecting the Past with Today

05/23/2019 -
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Register Online The world is struggling with the largest refugee crisis since WWII. In order to encourage students to become engaged citizens in today’s world, it is critical that they have the language and background to engage with current events...

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

05/28/2019 -
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Register Today – Cost: Free This webinar plug into the current fascination concerning Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies. Use it to describe the key functions of money and explore the role a stable money system and sound investment play in helping...

The Vietnam War

06/01/2019 -
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Hosted By:      Wisconsin Council of Social Studies – UW-Madison Registration:  8:30am Seminar:        9:00am-3:00pm   Description: See website for more information More information & registration

CESA 10 Workshop - Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies: Civic Engagement and Reflection

06/11/2019 -
8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Registration is not yet available for this workshop.  Please contact CESA 10 if you are interested in registering. Information on all CESA workshops There is a new focus on civic engagement in the revised standards. But what does that mean? Take...

Robert La Follette Sr. Day - 2019

06/14/2019 (All day)
Wisconsin Public School Observance Day required by statute if school is in session. Commemorates Robert LaFollette, born June 14, 1855, who served in the U.S. House of Representatives, as governor in Wisconsin, and in the U.S. Senate. He was one of...

Webinar - Spotlight on Spiritual and Cultural Resistance

06/17/2019 -
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Register Online In his powerful testimony, Roman Kent shares that “resistance was not always with a gun and a bullet”. The spiritual and cultural resistance of the Jews are expressions of the capacity to preserve what is best in humanity in the...

Webinar - Creating Context for Teaching Night

06/19/2019 -
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Register Online Prepare students to read and comprehend Elie Wiesel’s Night within the larger historical framework of the Holocaust. Led by a facilitator from ADL, this webinar guides participants through classroom-ready materials and instructional...

2019 AP Summer Institute - Part II

06/24/2019 (All day) to 06/27/2019 (All day)
Hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, this Advanced Placement (AP) Summer Institute offers a unique learning experience for teachers interested in expanding their knowledge of AP course content, structure, and methodology. Learn from...

Social Studies Bootcamp - Oshkosh

07/01/2019 - 9:00 a.m. to 07/02/2019 - 3:30 p.m.
There will be three sets of dates/venues available for Bootcamp this year. All will have the same material. This two-day workshop will be a dive into Year 2 Curriculum work for the rollout of the revised social studies standards. More information,...