Wabash Valley Education Center

Social Studies Teachers: Comparing Communities' Response to Scarcity: Humans' Use of Their Environment

Indiana University’s P-16 Center for Research and Collaboration is partnering with Title VI Area Studies Centers on this exciting professional development opportunity for middle and high school social studies teachers. Subject-matter specialists from IU-Bloomington’s Title VI Area Studies Centers will present content related to the theme of Human and Environment Interactions. The presentations will connect the theme with Standard 9- Human and Environmental Interactions: Resources, Hazards and Health from Indiana Academic Standards for Geography and History of the World. A teaching methods specialist will provide creative teaching ideas for your social studies course. IU will cover the cost of a substitute for teachers who attend.

 

Highlights of the Workshop

 

  • Hear experts on Russia/Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Central/Inner Asia, East Asia, Africa and Europe.

  • Learn research-based instructional practices.

  • Come away with solid content knowledge and classroom-tested techniques.

  • Use resources developed by IU's nationally recognized area studies faculty.

  • Focus on Human and Environment Interactions around the world theme across the Social Studies Standards

  • Professional Growth Points are available for this workshop.  

  • We will cover the cost of a substitute for teachers who attend.

  • For any questions, email Vesna Dimitrieska at vdimitri@indiana.edu or call 812-856-8021.

 
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Presenting

Subject matter specialists from IU-Bloomington's title VI Area Studies Centers


Details

Date: Tuesday, April 2, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (lunch will be provided)

Location: Wabash Valley Education Center


Financials

NO COST. School districts will be reimbursed by IU for the cost of subs for the day.

For any questions, email Vesna Dimitrieska (vdimitri@indiana.edu) or call (812) 856-8021

 


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Registration open through 3/31/2019 11:45 PM EST


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Location
Wabash Valley Education Center

3061 Benton Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906

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Wabash Valley Education Center
3061 Benton Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906
765-463-1589