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Civics is Back Professional Development Opportunities

September 2020

9/23 - DuPage ROE - IllinoisCivics.org Election 2020 Webinar: The Great Debates with the Museum of Broadcast History (Online)

9/30 - Teach 2020 - Polls, Political Advertising, and the Press (Online)

October 2020

10/7 - DuPage ROE - llinoisCivics.org Webinar: SCOTUS Preview with Dr. Steven D Schwinn (Online)

10/8 - IllinoisCivics.org Virtual Book Club - Why We're Polarized (Online)

10/14 - Teach 2020 - The Electoral College: Is There a Better Way? (Online)

10/28 - Teach 2020 - Engaging Your Students on Election Night (Online)

November 2020

11/4 - Teach 2020 - Processing the Results of the 2020 Election (Online)

11/11 - DuPage ROE - IllinoisCivics.org Webinar: Post Election Analysis with Dr. Steven D. Schwinn (Online)

December 2020

12/9 - DuPage ROE - IllinoisCivics.org Webinar: Is it time to reset our system of checks and balances? with Dr. Steven D. Schwinn (Online)

 

Other Professional Development Opportunities

September 2020

9/17 - Constitutional Democracy Project - Constitution Day Panel Discussion (Online)

9/17 - New Hampshire Institute for Civic Education - Meeting the Moment: Renewing Democracy Through Civic Learning (Online)

9/17 - We the People - Power to the People Webinar: A Review of Selected Supreme Court Cases from 2019–2020 (Online)

9/24 - Street Law - Torres v. Madrid Preview with Expert Guest Jeff Green (Online)

9/24 - We the People - Power to the People Webinar: The Power of Indian Sovereignty (Online)

9/29 - National Council for the Social Studies - Young People are Talking about Politics, Whether or Not They're in our Classrooms: Why We Need to Help Students Navigate the 2020 Elections and Beyond, and How to Do So (Online)

October 2020

10/1 - Constitutional Democracy Project - History of the Voting Rights Act (Online)

10/1 - We the People - The Power of Movements: The Struggle to Pass the Nineteenth Amendment and Beyond (Online)

10/7 - KQED - Data Storytelling with Infographics (Online)

10/8 - Injustice Watch - The Perils and Promise of Judicial Elections: Why They Matter (Online)

10/8 - We the People - The Power of Symbols: Monuments and Flags (Online)

10/12 - KQED Teach - Graphic and Interactive Media Production for the Classroom (Online)

10/14 - edWeb - Teaching Disinformation in 2020: CIA Tips for Students and Educators (Online)

10/15 - Lou Frey Institute - Civics in Real Life: Resources for Virtual Instruction (Online)

10/15 - We the People - The Power of the Criminal Justice System (Online)

10/22 - Constitutional Democracy Project - The Youth Vote (Online)

10/22 - We the People - The Power of Free Speech (Online)

10/29 - We the People - The Power of Voting: The Electoral College, Gerrymandering, and Suppression (Online)

November 2020

11/6 - Eastern Illinois University - Annual History and Social Science Teachers Conference (Online)

11/12 - Constitutional Democracy Project - Post Election Voting Issues (Online)