Join the College of Education for an interactive professional development session to support middle and high school educators to teach about this fall's election. As a result of this workshop, in-service and pre-service teachers will be able to:
- Analyze research from CIRCLE showing the connection between effective and equitable civic education and students' life-long meaningful democratic engagement;
- Access and explore high-quality resources from the College of Education at the University of Maryland, CIRCLE, the Civics Renewal Network, and the Teaching for Democracy Alliance; and
- Prepare to teach about voting and the 2020 election using best practices and innovative approaches.
Welcome: Jennifer King Rice, Dean and Professor, UMD College of Education
Co-facilitator: Abby Kiesa, Director of Impact, CIRCLE - the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning & Engagement
Co-facilitator: Lena Morreale Scott, Senior Faculty Specialist, Department of Teaching and Learning, Policy and Leadership, UMD College of Education
Sarah McGrew, Assistant Professor, Department of Teaching and Learning, Policy and Leadership, UMD College of Education
Spaces are limited. click the registration link below to register for this event.