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Dewey and the Library of Congress: A Guide for Library Media Specialists

Ben Franklin had the idea. Melvil Dewey developed the organization. The Library of Congress provides the Primary Sources to bring the Library Media Center to the next level. Learn how the resources from the Library of Congress can connect Common Core and AASL Standards for the 21st Century Learner, while deepening student's thinking skills and understanding.

June 23, 2016 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Register Here!


Historical Thinking Using ARIS on Mobile Devices

  • Experience augmented reality and interactive storytelling
  • Learning with gaming to make history come alive in your classroom in support of CCSS

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July 11, 2016 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Register Here


Digital Storytelling Using Primary Sources to Achieve CCSS

  • Fresh approach for achieving CCSS in your classroom
  • Learn to weave images, music, and narrative voice to create digital stories

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July 19, 2016 9:00AM to 3:00PM


Custom Design Workshop for Subject, Grade Level, and Media Specialist

  • If you desire a customized workshop experience, we will design one to meet your specific needs
  • Demonstrate how using informational texts (audio, photos, manuscripts, and other original documents) supports CCSS and other standards

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Teaching with Primary Sources - Level I

12 hr Training (CPDUs Credit Available)

  • Teachers become familiar with the breadth and organization of digital primary sources from the Library of Congress.
  • Develop understanding of the value of using primary sources to create inquiry-based learning experiences.

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Teaching with Primary Sources - Level II

12 hr Training (CPDU's Credit Available)

  • Evaluate, create and teach topic-specific content-informed learning experiences integrating primary sources from the Library of Congress
  • Apply the use of primary sources to support effective instructional practices for achieving CCSS

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