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Civics is Back Professional Development Opportunities

February 2019

2/13 - DuPage ROE - Measuring Student Growth in Social Studies (Wheaton, IL)

March 2019

3/11 - DuPage ROE - Using Current and Controversial Issue Discussions in the Classroom (Wheaton, IL)

3/13 through 4/23 - ISBE/CASEI - Illinois Civics is Back (Online)

April 2019

4/4 - Eastern Illinois University - How Can We Create Safe Schools? (Charleston, IL)

Other Professional Development Opportunities

January 2019

1/29 - Facing History and Ourselves - Navigating Critical Conversations: Teaching with Current Events (Chicago, IL)

February 2019

2/8 - Illinois Council for the Social Studies - 2019 History-Social Sciences Teacher Symposium (Normal, IL)

2/9 - The Choices Program - Teaching about Contested Issues: The Choices Approach (Normal, IL)

2/19 - Illinois Center for Prevention Research & Development - EYPC Facilitator Training (Naperville, IL)

2/27 - Facing History and Ourselves - Witnesses to History: Using Warriors Don't Cry to Engage Students' Minds and Hearts (Chicago, IL)

2/28 - Facing History and Ourselves - Legacies: Purchased Lives (Skokie, IL)

March 2019

3/6 - Facing History and Ourselves - Using Film to Explore the Holocaust: Teaching Schindler's List (Chicago, IL)

3/13 - Facing History and Ourselves - Chicago: The House We Live In - Memories and Legacies of the 20th Century (Chicago, IL)

3/14 - Facing History and Ourselves - History and Immigration: Identity, Citizenship and Belonging in a Changing World (Chicago, IL)

3/20 - Facing History and Ourselves - A Complicated Legacy: Genocide and Mass Violence (Chicago, IL)

July 2019

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