American History Timeline Activity and Virtual Tour of Historic Philadelphia
11/6/2020 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Participating in the interactive American History activities provide teachers with a way to engage students with understanding key events occurring in Americas birthplace.

PRESENTER: JONATHAN BARI

Empowering Young Learners: Food Systems and Global Citizenship
11/6/2020 2:30 - 3:30 PM

Based on a study of Ghana and cocoa that highlights issues such as food chains/systems, deforestation, and fair trade, learn how to design and teach a global citizenship curriculum.

PRESENTER: ERIN COMOLLO

Engage, Inspire, Research, Teach: Early NJ Black History/American Revolution Resources
11/6/2020 9:00 - 10:00 AM

Scholar Sue Kozel will share web sources and handouts on NJ black history, freedom suits, the transatlantic slave trade, and stories including the murder of enslaved New Jerseyan Wench Betty.

PRESENTER: SUSAN KOZEL

Exploring Delaware Lenape Through Museum Objects
11/5/2020 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Explore objects that focus on the history of the Lenape to the present day. Objects represent a unique opportunity to examine cultural evolution and the impact of displacement and environment.

PRESENTER: BETH COOPER

Financial Fitness for College and Career
11/5/2020 9:00 - 10:00 AM

Prepare your students for life after school by teaching them the importance of investing in themselves, evaluating available college and career options, and developing economic decision-making skills.

PRESENTER: KEVIN T. MORGAN

Financial Literacy: Teaching Money to Students Grades Pre-K to 12
11/6/2020 9:00 - 10:00 AM

The financial literacy skills we'll discuss include the purpose of money, calculating money, savings/checking, balancing an account, financial institutions, calculating interest, and percentage sales.

PRESENTER: STACEY B. SWEENY

Globalization to the Rescue!
11/5/2020 9:00 - 10:00 AM

Equipping stakeholders with global competencies empowers them with the 21st-century skills needed to become successful members of our increasingly diverse and intercultural society. Global education promotes equity.

PRESENTER: PEDRO J. TRIVELLA

SEL and Social Studies: Citizenship, Civility and Perspective
11/5/2020 10:30 - 11:30 AM

Students Taking Action Together builds social-emotional learning (SEL) skills through youth voice, listening, communication, and problem-solving around historical and current events in social studies instruction, deepening students learning.

PRESENTER: MAURICE J. ELIAS

Teaching  NJ Holocaust Commission Mandate for Middle and High Schools
11/5/2020 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Teachers will receive instruction on the use of the commissions materials, resources and professional development that are available to enhance the teaching of the Holocaust and genocide with appropriate instruction.

PRESENTER: DOUG CERVI