Duration: 6 hours
Their timezone: US/Eastern
Their start time: Thursday, September 15, 2016 6:00 AM
Their end time: Thursday, September 15, 2016 12:00 PM
Title of event/project:
Teaching US History in Global Context: Let's Make it Happen!
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American education is in the process of globalizing student experiences through 21st Century teaching and learning. These educational demands coincide with efforts in the history profession to broaden the context of United States History courses from a national narrative to a global framework. Combined, these two paradigm shifts require support for educators to develop lessons. modify instruction, and nurture skills in students for an increasingly complex and diverse world. This event introduces a free resource for educators and asks participants to contribute resources to existing modules or for the development of new ones.
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Welcome to this free resources. This event has two steps 1) Explore the free resource: US History in a Global Context. Be sure to explore the Modules. Use this link https://globalushistory.edublogs.org/ 2) Suggest a resource (primary/secondary source) of any type that could be added to an existing module or for a new one. Resource contributions can be submitted here: firstname.lastname@example.org Please indicate what resource your resource is for and any other insights. Lastly please share the website link with your network. Thank You!
This event can be categorized as a:
Asynchronous Collaborative Short Term Project, Informational Session
This event is intended for the following audience(s):
college or university students, pre-service teachers, teachers, administrators, organization leaders
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not for profit
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