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Civics is Back Professional Development Opportunities

May 2019

5/15 through 6/25 - ISBE/CASEI - Illinois Civics is Back (Online)

5/16 - DuPage Regional Office of Education - Exploring the New Illinois Social Studies and Civic Requirements K-12 Administrator Academy (Wheaton, IL)

June 2019

6/12 - Illinois Civics Academy for Teachers - Decision 2020: Opportunities for Inquiry to Informed Action (Kankakee, IL)

July 2019

7/23 - Regional Office of Education 47 - Empowering Students through Evaluating Sources and Using Evidence (Sterling, IL)

7/25 - Regional Office of Education 47 - Thermometers to Thermostats: Designing Informed Action through Service Learning (Sterling, IL)

Other Professional Development Opportunities

May 2019

5/7 - Facing History and Ourselves - Effective Teaching Strategies (Online)

5/26 - Teach Different - How To Create Life-Changing Classroom Conversations (Online)

July 2019

7/18-19 - Mikva Challenge - Action Civics Summer Institute (Chicago, IL)

7/26 - American Bar Association - Federal Courts Summer Institute (Chicago, IL)

August 2019

8/7 - Facing History and Ourselves - Race and School in History and Today (Chicago, IL)

8/13 - Facing History and Ourselves - My Part of the Story: Exploring Identity in the United States (Chicago, IL)

8/14 - Facing History and Ourselves - Americans and the Holocaust (Chicago, IL)

8/20 - Facing History and Ourselves - Connecting History and Current Events in the Classroom (Chicago, IL)