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2017 NCSS Vendor List Available

02/21/2018
Occasionally, I get an email or call regarding what resources or textbooks I suggest a district consider.  As a state employee of the Department of...

Summer Institute: A Multi-Generational Approach to Holocaust and Social Justice Education

02/21/2018
The Olga Lengyel Institute for Holocaust Studies and Human Rights (TOLI) is offering a week-long seminar in Fox Point, WI from July 16-21, 2018.  It...

Economics of Disasters Online Course for Teachers March 13-31

02/21/2018
Economics of Disasters Online (EODO) Dates: March 13 - May 31, 2018 Registration Fee: $225 Deadline to Apply: March 9, 2018 3 Semester Hours of...

68.77.89: Czechoslovakia from Invasion to Revolution Workshop in Madison July 11-13

02/21/2018
Registration for CREECA's educator workshop, 68.77.89: Czechoslovakia from Invasion to Revolution, is now open! The workshop, co-sponsored by the...

Workshop: Socially Engaged Religion in Southeast Asia March 17, Madison

02/21/2018
On Saturday, March 17, the Center for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS), a federally funded National Resource Center at the University of Wisconsin-...

Cuban Culture and Society: A Summer Educator Institute in Cuba

01/29/2018
Teaching Cuban Culture & Society: A Summer Educator Institute in Cuba Havana, Cuba | June 23 – July 7, 2018 Program Application Application...

Student Essay Contest: "Why did our Founding Fathers create three branches of government?" - National Center for State Courts

01/29/2018
In commemoration of Law Day, May 1, the National Center for State Courts is sponsoring its fifth annual national civics education essay contest for...

Call for Proposals - NCSS Annual Conference (Chicago)

01/29/2018
The National Council for the Social Studies annual conference will be held in Chicago in late November 2018.  NCSS has opened the proposal for...
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What does "rolling out standards" mean?

12/07/2017
Boy, it's a busy time.   It's early December, and the (AMAZING) social studies standards writing team is busy working on standards, learning...

Appl now open for WI Association for Environmental Education Winter Workshop

12/06/2017
WAEE Winter Workshop January 19-21, 2018 Treehaven, Tomahawk, WI EnCOMPASSing: Progress,...