Wabash Valley Education Center

CANCELLED - Urban Growth

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. In this workshop, subject-matter specialists from IU-Bloomington’s Title VI Area Studies Centers will present content related to the theme of Urban Growth. The presentations will connect the theme with Social Studies Standards for Civics and Government, World History, and Geography. A teaching methods specialist will provide creative teaching ideas for your social studies course.
There is no cost to you for this workshop and school districts will be reimbursed by IU for the cost of subs for the day!

 Questions on sub reimbursal? Contact Vesna Dimitrieska (vdimitri@indiana.edu) 812-856-8021


Highlights of the Workshop


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

  • 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 Urban Growth 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.


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Date: Friday, December 1, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (lunch will be provided)
Cost: Free
Location: Wabash Valley Education Center


Registration open through 11/14/2017 11:59 PM EST

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Wabash Valley Education Center
3061 Benton Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906