August Professional Development Institutes
UPDATE: BOTH AUGUST SESSIONS ARE NOW FULL. WE PLAN TO HOLD ADDITIONAL INSTITUTES THIS FALL. PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR THE FALL INSTITUTE DATES.
Join SHEG for a three-day institute: Inquiry-Based Social Studies Instruction Online
Session 1 Dates: August 12-14, 2020
Session 2 Dates: August 24-26, 2020
Time: 10 am to 12 pm PT/1 pm to 3 pm ET
Homework: 4 hours total per session
Location: Online with Zoom
During this interactive institute, participants will learn about the Stanford History Education Group’s Reading Like a Historian lessons, Beyond the Bubble assessments, and Civic Online Reasoning curriculum. Developed for grades 5-12, this three-day institute will address:
- Introduction to Reading Like a Historian design principles & historical thinking
- Modeling historical thinking during online instruction
- Formative assessment as part of inquiry-based history instruction
- Facilitating historical discussions in online instruction
- Teaching students how to sort fact from fiction online
Each day of the institute will include opportunities to engage with Stanford History Education Group materials as part of a large group and in small breakout groups. Participants will learn strategies for implementing these resources during in-person instruction and remote learning. Participants will also learn how to adapt SHEG resources to best meet the needs of their particular students.
Participants will receive a digital record of completion. Participants who complete the course and assigned homework will be eligible for 1 CEU, issued by the Stanford Center for Professional Development.
Registration is now closed. Please stay tuned for additional institute dates in the fall.