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CESA 4 Workshop - Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies: Introduction and Overview

10/22/2018 -
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Flyer for this CESA 4 workshop Registration for this CESA 4 workshop Information on all CESA workshops This collaborative session is designed for district teams or individuals involved in Social Studies standards rollout. There are significant...

The "Not So Great" Depression

10/23/2018 -
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Oct 23 The “Not So Great” Depression Time 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST Presenter Lynne Farrell Stover, James Madison University Center for Economic Education   Register Today This webinar demonstrates how popular works...

FREE Webinar - Rywka's Diary, Life in the Lodz Ghetto

10/24/2018 -
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
The newly discovered “Rywka’s Diary” is a powerful historical account of life in the Lodz ghetto recorded in moving detail by a teenage girl during World War II. During this webinar, participants will explore primary sources in Echoes &...

FREE Webinar - Turning Point: Understanding Kristallnacht

10/30/2018 -
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  Why is it so important to teach this event to students? Drawing upon classroom content in Echoes & Reflections and led by a facilitator from Yad Vashem, participants will examine why the “Night of Broken Glass” was not only the social death...

FREE Webinar - Connecting the Past with Today: Syrian and Jewish Refugees

11/05/2018 -
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The world is facing the largest refugee crisis since WWII. This webinar draws connections between the Jewish refugee experience during the Holocaust and the Syrian experience today. A guest presenter from I Am Syria, a non-profit, media-based...

CESA 12 Workshop - Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies: Introduction & Overview

11/06/2018 -
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Flyer for this CESA 12 workshop Registration for this CESA 12 workshop Information on all CESA workshops This collaborative session is designed for district teams or individuals involved in Social Studies standards rollout. There are significant...

FREE Webinar - The Life and Legacy of Anne Frank

11/06/2018 -
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Almost 75 years after the death of Anne Frank, her words continue to have meaning for young people around the world. Prepare students to read and comprehend The Diary of a Young Girl within the larger historical framework of the Holocaust. Led by a...

FREE Webinar - Teaching About Genocide

11/06/2018 -
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
As students study the Holocaust, they may struggle to understand not only how the Holocaust was able to happen, but also why and how genocide continues to occur in the world. This webinar - led by a facilitator from USC Shoah Foundation - explores...

Federal Reserve and Banking Systems for Macroeconomics, American History and Personal Finance

11/06/2018 -
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Nov 6 Federal Reserve and Banking systems for Macroeconomics, American History and Personal Finance Time 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST Presenter Matthew Gherman   Register Today Designed for teachers of American History,...

Fiscal Ship Through the Lens of the Elections

11/07/2018 -
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Nov 7 Fiscal Ship Through the Lens of the Elections Time 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST Presenter Gabe Tanglao, Bergenfield Public Schools   Register Today Designed for High School Teachers of economics, history,...