Professional Social Studies Pop-UP Journey—From Human Rights to Technology
The National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) is presenting a Summer Pop-UP! professional learning eventfor social studies teachers and professionals on June 28, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET). For only $29, NCSS members and nonmembers will be able to access 24 inspiring webinars that will provide rich summer learning and address the hottest topics in social studies. Content tracks include Human Rights/Anti-Racism, Civics/Government, Technology, and Pedagogy. The full schedule is posted online.
The Covid-19 pandemic forced educators to make many changes in response to instant lockdowns and other unexpected pressures. But one thing educators who read Big Deal Media’s K-12 Technology newsletter didn’t have to change: their reliance on the newsletter as a valuable tool for finding and buying technology resources for their schools and districts.
SDI has released its PPE for Schools Report to help guide district leaders as they look to navigate the rest of this school year and also mitigate future risks. In the freePPE for Schools Report, district leaders will find information about the PPE procurement process, lessons learned, and best practices for moving forward.
The Aspen Institute and the Community College Research Center studied nine dual enrollment programs across three states that have narrowed or closed equity gaps in dual enrollment for Black, Latinx, Indigenous, and Pacific Islander students.