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Civics is Back Professional Development Opportunities

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

12/3 - Civics Across the Curriculum Webinar Series - Series Kickoff Panel Discussion (Online)

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

January 2021

1/7 - Civics Across the Curriculum Webinar Series - Be a Guardian of Democracy: Strategies for Using Current and Controversial Issues in the Classroom (Online)

1/21 - Civics Across the Curriculum Webinar Series - From Reflection to Action: “Choosing to Participate” Across the Curriculum (Online)

February 2021

2/4 - Civics Across the Curriculum Webinar Series - Simulations of Democratic Processes: Do This, Not That! (Online)

2/18 - Civics Across the Curriculum Webinar Series - Civic Online Reasoning Across the Curriculum (Online)

March 2021

3/4 - Civics Across the Curriculum Webinar Series - Facilitate Students to take the L.E.A.D. with Service Learning (Online)

3/18 - Civics Across the Curriculum Webinar Series - School-wide Commitment to Civic Learning (Online)

April 2021

4/8 - Civics Across the Curriculum Webinar Series - Digital Well-Being and Citizenship (Online)

4/22 - Civics Across the Curriculum Webinar Series - Strengthening School Climate through Inclusion: An Approach to Teacher Professional Development (Online)

 

Other Professional Development Opportunities

November 2020

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

11/6 - Newseum - After the Election: Is the System Fair? (Online)

11/10 - Lake County Regional Office of Education - Become the Teacher Your Students Remember... Online in 3-Steps (Online)

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

11/12 - Facing History and Ourselves - After the Election: What's Next for U.S. Democracy? (Online)

11/18 - Facing History and Ourselves - LGBTQ Voices in History: Meeting the Illinois 2020 Mandate (Online)

11/18 - Newseum - Fact Checking Historical Heroes: Seeking and Speaking Complexity About the American Past (Online)

11/18 - News Literacy Project - "Is That A Fact?" An Analysis of Misinformation and the Election (Online)

December 2020

12/1 - Lake County Regional Office of Education - Become the Teacher Your Students Remember... Online in 3-Steps (Online)

12/4 - Constitutional Democracy Project - 2020 Annual Conference for Teachers in Civics, Law, and Government (Online)