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Civics is Back Professional Development Opportunities

July 2020

7/1 - Civics in the Middle Summer Online PD - Understanding How the Government Works - Limited Government (Online)

7/8 - Civics in the Middle Summer Online PD - Understanding How the Government Works - Separation of Powers, Checks and Balances (Online)

7/14 - Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center - Teaching Civics Through History - Lessons From the Holocaust (Online)

7/15 - Civics in the Middle Summer Online PD - Understanding How the Government Works - Judicial Review (Online)

7/21 - Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center - Creating Safe Inclusive Classroom Spaces for Teaching LGBTQ+ History (Online)

7/22 - Civics in the Middle Summer Online PD - Understanding How the Government Works - Popular Sovereignity and Constitutional Republic (Online)

7/29 - Civics in the Middle Summer Online PD - Teaching Civics Through History with the National Archives (Online)

7/31 - IllinoisCivics.org Virtual Book Club - Fault Lines in the Constitution: The Framers, Their Fights, and the Flaws that Affect Us Today (Online)

August 2020

8/3 - DuPage ROE - Current and Controversial Issue Discussions in the Classroom - The Guardians of Democracy Silver Distinguished Educator Badge (Online)

8/3 - Civics in the Middle Summer Online PD - Engaging Student Voice for Inquiry When Teaching Remotely (Online)

8/7 - Civics in the Middle Summer Online PD - Understanding the Proven Practice of Current and Controversial Issues Discussions (Online)

8/10 - Civics in the Middle Summer Online PD - Teaching the 2020 Election and Beyond (Online)

 

Other Professional Development Opportunities

July 2020

7/14 - Constitutional Democracy Project - Virtual U.S. Supreme Court Summer Institute, Day 1 (Online)

7/15 - Constitutional Democracy Project - Virtual U.S. Supreme Court Summer Institute, Day 2 (Online)

7/16 - Abraham Lincon Presidential Library and Museum - Teaching the Process of History (Online)

7/16 - Constitutional Democracy Project - Virtual U.S. Supreme Court Summer Institute, Day 3 (Online)

7/23 - Abraham Lincon Presidential Library and Museum - Creating Exciting, Hands On Primary Source Analysis Activities (Online)

7/27 - KQED Teach - Analyzing and Evaluating Media for the Classroom (Online)

7/28 - Constitutional Democracy Project - Virtual More Perfect Union Summer Institute, Day 1 (Online)

7/29 - Constitutional Democracy Project - Virtual More Perfect Union Summer Institute, Day 2 (Online)

August 2020

8/24 - KQED Teach - Podcasting and Audio Production for the Classroom (Online)

October 2020

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