2019 CCSS FALL ANNUAL CONFERENCE

REGISTER NOW:  Click HERE

General: $95
Member: $75 (promo code will be provided to current CCSS members)
Presenter: $50
(Free to pre-service/teacher prep students, retirees and invited award winners)
Continental Breakfast and Lunch is included with registration.

Interested in Exhibiting or Sponsoring? Click HERE

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Creating Citizens: Every Grade, Every Year

DATE AND TIME

Fri, October 4, 2019

7:30 AM – 3:30 PM EDT

LOCATION

Central Connecticut State University

1615 Stanley Street

New Britain, CT 06053

The CT Council for the Social Studies welcomes you to register for our # Annual Fall Conference. The theme of the conference is “Creating Citizens: Every year, Every Grade.” This year’s conference has sessions for ALL educators representing the Social Studies. We will also be kicking off the day with a panel discussion,  25+ teachers sessions, a Leadership Session, an “Unconferencing” afternoon session that will be designed and organized organically for you to share your interests and discuss with colleagues. See you in October!

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

7:30 AM-8:30 AM – Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00-8:30 – Exhibitors/Vendors

8:30 – 9:45 – Welcome and Opening Panel: “A Century of Progress: From the 19th Amendment to #MeToo”

10:00-10:50 – Concurrent Sessions I

11:00-11:50 – Concurrent Sessions II

12:00-12:45 – Lunch & Exhibitors/Vendors

1:00 – 1:50 – Concurrent Sessions III

2:00 – 3:30 – “Un-conference” and Leadership Sessions

Sample Session Topics At-A-Glance

  • EDTPA Session,

  • Shifting to Inquiry,

  • Civic Engagement,

  • Addressing Climate Change in the Classroom,

  • Student Voice/Choice,

  • Life During the Holocaust,

  • Colonial Connecticut,

  • Communicating Across Political Divide

Panel Discussion: A Century of Progress: From The 19th Amendment to #MeToo

  • Megan Torrey (WAC) – Moderator,

  • Denise Merrill (CT Secretary of State),

  • Sarah Lubarsky (CT Women’s Hall of Fame),

  • Nancy Steenburg (UCONN & ASCH),

  • Carol Reimers (League of Women Voters)

REGISTER:

Purchase Order option is available on the online registration page.

CONFERENCE CONTACT INFORMATION

CO-CHAIRS

Laura Krenicki – lkrenicki@gmail.com

Ann Tucci – tuccia@danbury.k12.ct.us

WORKSHOPS

Steve Armstrong – stephen.armstrong@ct.gov

MEMBERSHIP

Louise Uchaczyk – luchaczyk@optonline.net

EXHIBITORS/ PUBLISHERS

Justin Taylor – TAYLJ006@hartfordschools.org

PURCHASE ORDERS

Max Amoh – maxwell.amoh@gmail.com

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