Thursday, December 14, 2017
Tags Social studies

Tag: social studies

Teachers invited to program on ‘The Hunger Games’

The Frazier History Museum will host a professional learning program for teachers in conjunction with its new exhibit, “The Hunger Games: The Exhibition,” on June 24 at the museum in Louisville.

LaRue teacher named Kentucky’s James Madison Fellow

Kendrick Bryan, a social studies teacher at LaRue County High School, has been selected as Kentucky’s 2017 James Madison Fellow by the James Madison...

Incorporate students with disabilities into social studies classrooms

Jessamine County's Ellen Bloyd shares how her district's teachers work together to keep students with moderate to severe disabilities in general education classes with their same-age peers.

Learn about new citizenship test at KDE Civics Symposium

The Kentucky Department of Education will host the 2017 Kentucky Civics Symposium to promote best practices in civic education.

Summer professional development opportunities

Check out these professional development opportunities for teachers that will be available this summer.

Project-based learning shines spotlight on a hometown hero

Owen County students studied the life of an accomplished native son and worked in a collaborative writing environment to make his story known.

White House History Teacher Institute accepting applications

Applications are being accepted for the 2017 White House History Teacher Institute, scheduled for July 17-21 in Washington, D.C. The workshop allows educators to discover...

History inquiry units look at how science, technology influence society

Over the course of time, engineering and technology have influenced our world socially, economically, politically and culturally. From the invention of the wheel to the many complex technological inventions and advancements of today, the intertwined relationship between engineering, technology and the rest of society is undeniable.

Clements award recognizes high school history, civics teachers

Applications are now being accepted for the Earle C. Clements Innovation in Education Award for Civics and History Teachers, which recognizes promising and innovative...

Women of the present shaping the women of the future

The Kentucky Commission on Women is honoring the women of the present shaping the women of the future throughout March, which is National Women's History Month.