Reading Like a Historian: Local History, Opening Up the Textbook, and Discussion

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Stanford Graduate School of Education


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Description

During this three-session interactive institute, participants will explore how to develop and adapt Reading Like a Historian lessons.

Each session will include opportunities to engage with Stanford History Education Group materials as part of a large group and in small breakout groups. Participants will practice developing and adapting Reading Like a Historian resources to best meet the needs of their particular students.

Please note: This institute is designed for educators of grades 5-12 who have experience with the Reading Like a Historian curriculum or who have attended previous Stanford History Education Group professional development.

Participants will receive a digital record of completion. Participants who complete the course and assigned homework will be eligible for 1 CEU, issued by the Stanford Center for Professional Development.

What you will learn

  • Reading Like a Historian design principles
  • Overview of scaffold documents for different reading levels
  • Principles for developing central historical questions for inquiry-based lessons
  • Strategies for building accessible, engaging document sets
  • Tips for creating Opening Up the Textbook (OUT) and Structured Academic Controversy lessons

Prerequisites

This institute is designed for educators of grades 5-12 who have experience with the Reading Like a Historian curriculum or who have attended previous Stanford History Education Group professional development.

Questions?

Please contact
stanford-educ@stanford.edu
or call 650-204-3984

Tuition

$375

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Dates:June 28 - June 30, 2021
Days: Mon, Tue, Wed
Times:9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Delivery Option:
Online
Fees:
Online Course $375.00
Notes: All times are listed in Pacific Standard Time

This course may not currently be available to learners in some states and territories.