Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Welcome to the Social Studies page

Lauren Gallicchio is the new social studies consultant for the Kentucky Department of Education.

KEDC wins three-year grant for history education project

The Kentucky Educational Development Corporation (KEDC) has been awarded the Academies for American History and Civics grant for Project HEART (History Education through Advanced...

Smithsonian Folklorist Challenge looking for submissions

The Global Folklorist Challenge gives students the opportunity to research and communicate using media literacy skills to introduce a tradition bearer, which is a person who upholds cultural traditions from their community.

McConnell Center scholars program open to social studies teachers

Kentucky social studies teachers are invited to apply for the University of Louisville McConnell Center Civics Education Program’s 2016-17 Teacher Scholars Program. Participants will...

McConnell Center offers two social studies conferences

The University of Louisville McConnell Center is hosting two four-day professional learning conferences this fall: Shakespeare & Plutarch: Liberty & Tyranny will be Nov....