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California Council for the Social Studies Conference (Sacramento, CA)


The 56th Annual California Council for the Social Studies Conference features the theme "Gateway to Social Studies." Look for these sessions presented by California International Studies Project staff, teacher leaders, and partners, and come visit us in our booth #28 in the exhibit hall:

  • 3/3 9-10:00 a.m. Political Cartoons: What do they really say? (Barbara Doten & Nicole Solig; Garden Room)
  • 3/3 1-2:00 p.m. Human Geography with a Global Studies Lens...for Everyone! (Kelly Leon & Joel Rodriguez; Feather River Room)
  • 3/3 1-3:15 p.m. Building Global Competence through Case Study (Ken Simon & Mallory Wessel; Rubicon River Room)
  • 3/3 3:30 - 4:30 Building Global Competence through Case Study (Ken Simon; California 3)
  • 3/4 10:15 - 11:15 a.m. Global Voices through Digital Storytelling (Cleary Vaughan-Lee, Michelle Mazzeo, Emily Schell; California 4)
  • 3/4 10:15-11:15 a.m. Generation Global: Navigating Difference Through Dialogue and Free Videoconferences (Rachel Ambrose & Claire Lorentzen; Bear River Room)
  • 3/4 1-2:00 p.m. Integrating Global Competence for 21st Century Readiness (Janet Mann, Nicole Naditz, Stacey Greer; Feather River Room)
  • 3/4 1-3:15 p.m. Geo-Quest: Embracing New Technologies and the New Framework to Deepen Engagement and Learning (Tom Herman; California 4)
  • 3/4 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Teaching 21st Century Geography and Global Education (Tom Herman, Stacey Greer, Emily Schell, Michael Nevins; Feather River Room)

Poster Sessions on 3/4 by Mandy Bush & Connie DeCapite:

  • 9-10:00 a.m. Educating for the 21st Century: Globalizing Your Classroom
  • 10:15 - 11:15 a.m. Global Ambassadors: The Gateway to the World
  • 2:15 - 3:15 p.m. Project Based Learning is the Gateway to Global Education

Exhibit Booth on 3/4 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. features Dr. Gary Dei Rossi who will be signing copies of his new children's book The Napping Quilt: A Family's Story of Coming to America. Teachers can win a copy of the book every 30 minutes during that time.