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Webinar - A Teacher's Journey through Poland with Echoes & Reflections

01/21/2019 -
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Register Online Join Pennsylvania history and Holocaust studies teacher, Dr. Joe Harmon, as he shares his experiences during the Echoes & Reflections Journey Through Poland last summer. Visiting Holocaust-related sites in Poland including...

Economics of Immigration

01/22/2019 -
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Presenter: Ted Opderbeck Register Today – Cost: Free In this webinar, teachers will explore lesson ideas and tools to encourage students to think economically and critically about immigration in the U.S. You will be empowered to engage your...

CESA 9 Workshop - Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies: Elementary

01/23/2019 -
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Flyer for all CESA 9 WI Standards for Social Studies Workshops (2018-19). Registration for this CESA 9 workshop Information on all CESA workshops This session is designed for elementary teams involved in social studies standards rollout. An...

CESA 4 Workshop - Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies: Disciplinary Literacy

01/23/2019 -
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Registration is not yet ready for this CESA 4 workshop. Information on all CESA workshops The Wisconsin Standards for Literacy in All Subjects, adopted in 2011, require all teachers, K-12, in every content area, to consider discipline-appropriate...

Webinar - Unique Visual Evidence: The Auschwitz Album

01/23/2019 -
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Register Online Participants will explore the content of the Auschwitz Album, the only surviving visual evidence of the events leading to mass murder at Auschwitz-Birkenau and the story behind it: both what is seen and what is left out.

Webinar - The Refugee Crisis: Connecting the Past with Today

01/28/2019 -
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 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...

Webinar - Examining Stages of Genocide: Classification, Symbolization, Discrimination

01/29/2019 -
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Register Online As students study the Holocaust, they may struggle to understand why and how genocide continues to occur in the world. Using the Echoes & Reflections Teaching about Genocide resource, this webinar will highlight video testimony...


01/29/2019 -
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Presenter: Deb Kozddras Register Today – Cost: Free The Council for Economic Education is pleased to offer free professional development webinars for teachers nationwide. The webinars cover multiple topics on how to integrate personal finance and...

Warrior Book Club - WI Veterans Museum (Madison)

01/30/2019 -
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
The Wisconsin Veterans  Museum  introduces WARRIOR BOOK CLUB AT THE MUSEUM. Join us as we explore the theme of Alterity (“Otherness”). The January 30, 2019 meeting is on Medea, by Euripides Books will be provided. Registration is free and required...

CESA 2 Workshop - Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies: Integration of State Requirements

01/31/2019 -
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Flyer for this CESA 2 Workshop Registration for this CESA 2 workshop Information on all CESA workshops Learn how to leverage the inquiry approach of the newly revised Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies to integrate other required content...