GCRTC Core Connection

Spring 2019

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21 SOCIAL STUDIES Engaged in a collaborative community of Social Studies teachers, colleagues will share a variety of topics impacting our content. We will participate in discussions, share lessons, discuss the career competencies, and explore higher order questioning, project based learning, incorporating technology into the social studies curriculum and differentiating instruction. Location: South Colonie CSD Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/25, 3/11, 3/18 Time: 4:00 - 7:00 pm Facilitator: Sara Straub, Social Studies teacher, Northville, CSD Registration: https://bit.ly/2APFKL4 SOCIAL STUDIES PROFESSIONAL LEARNING COMMUNITY The New York State Museum is pleased to offer a one-day teacher workshop in which educators use primary source materials and artifacts to explore New York State's Dutch roots. During this workshop educators will engage with archaeologists, archivists, and historians who study colonial New York and will present different ways resources can be used to inform and excite students about historic New York. Participants will earn 7 hours of CTLE credit.This workshop and the accompanying educational resources were made possible through a generous grant from the Consulate General of The Netherlands in New York. Location: NYS Museum, Albany Dates: 1/31 Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Registration: http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/programs/teacher-workshop-fort-orange "A SMALL FORT, WHICH OUR PEOPLE CALL FORT ORANGE": TEACHING NEW YORK'S DUTCH HISTORY THROUGH PRIMARY RESOURCES Learn to cultivate deeper content connection for students through this minds-on workshop using the Museum's exhibition, Enterprising Waters – New York's Erie Canal. Engage students through exhibit investigation and primary document interpretation and come away with practical project- based ideas for your classroom using historic documents from the State Library and Archives. Explore cross-curricular connections with Museum educators, scientists, archaeologists, and historians. This workshop contains material that connects with the NYS Learning Standards for 4th grade; Middle School and High School Social Studies. Location: NYS Museum, Albany Dates: 4/12 Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm Registration: http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/programs/teacher-workshop-erie-canal ERIE CANAL TEACHER WORKSHOP

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