Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies: Content and Integration of State Requirements

581904 (American Indian Studies, Environmental Literacy & Sustainability Standards)

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Agency: CESA 7
Agency Contact: Michelle Ring-Hanson
Agency Assistant: Nancy Schlies 920-617-5613
Location: CESA 7
595 Baeten Rd
Green Bay, WI 54304
Facility: Meeting Room C
2/28/2019 08:30 AM - 03:30 PM Check-In begins at 8:00 a.m.

Facilitator:  Michelle Ring-Hanson, CESA 7 Assessment & Data Specialist/ACP Coordinator 

Description:   This session is designed to leverage the inquiry approach of the newly revised Wisconsin Standards for Social Studies as a method to support the integration of other required content areas through authentic, interdisciplinary learning experiences. Participants will explore connections to American Indian Studies (AIS), Wisconsin Standards for Environmental Literacy and Sustainability (ELS), and the Wisconsin Standards for Information and Technology Literacy (ITLS) in the social studies classroom.

Session Focus/Topics:

* Understand state requirements that may not be reflected in the new social studies standards

* Become familiar with the Wisconsin ELS and ITLS

* Brainstorm authentic ways to incorporate AIS, ELS & ITLS requirements into the curriculum

* Draft an action plan for learning about AIS/ELS.ITLS Equity

Each Participant Must Bring:

* Laptop or tablet

Recommended Attendees:  Social studies teachers, EL & Special Education Teachers, Instructional Leaders, Curriculum Directors, Principals

Cost/Fee:  CESA 7 District - $65 and Non-CESA 7 District - $100.00 (Includes Lunch and Materials.)

Additional Information:  For more information contact Nancy Schlies at 920-617-5613 or


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