SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, October 10

4:00 pm // Participant Check-In

 

6:00 pm // Welcome Reception and Dinner

FRIDAY, October 11

8:00 am - 9:00 am  // Breakfast

9:00 -12:00 //  General Session I

 

12 noon -1:00 pm // Lunch

 

1:00 - 3:30 pm // General Session II

 

4:00 - 6:00 pm // Site Visit to Independence Hall

 

6:00 pm // Dinner on your own in downtown  Philadelphia

 

SATURDAY, October 12

8:00 am - 9:00 am // Breakfast

 

9:00 am -12 noon // Interactive Learning Session I

 

12 noon -1:00 pm // Lunch

 

1:00 pm -3:00 pm // Interactive Learning Session II

 

3:00 pm - 4:00 // Wrap-Up/ Closing

Workshop sessions will deepen participant knowledge of the C3 Framework for teaching the Common Core standards for social studies with an emphasis on:

 

●     Standards-driven planning and instruction within the C3 Framework

●     Learning progressions for teaching critical skills

●     Instructional strategies and techniques (i.e., class activities) for  active student engagement to deepen understanding of critical content

●     Examination of primary source historical documents.

 

 Participants will leave with:

 

●     An understanding of the C3 Framework with particular emphasis on the teaching of civics and       citizenship.

●     A structure for standards-driven unit and lesson planning within the C3 Framework dimensions.

●     Countless instructional strategies and techniques aligned to the focus and rigor of the standards. 

●     A wealth of resources to use with students.

●     Lesson plans to use “on Monday”.

●     16 hours of continuing education for recertification.