2021 NNCSS Conference: Untold Histories - Broadening the Narrative

 

The Northern Nevada Council for the Social Studies (NNCSS) was established in 2004 under the leadership of Sue H. Davis and is an affiliate of the National Council for the Social Studies. NNCSS is a professional educator non-profit organization dedicated to supporting social studies education throughout Northern Nevada. The mission of NNCSS is to provide leadership, service and support for all social studies educators in Northern Nevada. This is accomplished through collaborative activities that allow for collegial support as well as expert assistance. The goals of NNCSS are to provide professional development for teachers and give efficacy to teachers through presentations at the annual teacher conferences.

Saturday, April 24, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:40 AM
Welcome and Keynote with Vann R. Newkirk II - Lessons From Catastrophe
8:00 AM - 9:40 AM
9:50 AM - 10:50 AM
Leveraging Blended Learning to Prioritize Social Studies
9:50 AM - 10:50 AM
Journeys: An Education Game - Ancient & Medieval Cultures
9:50 AM - 10:50 AM
Explore the Peace Trail on the National Mall
9:50 AM - 10:50 AM
Putting Primary Sources First
9:50 AM - 10:50 AM
DBQ Quick Writes for Building Skills Virtually or IRL
9:50 AM - 10:50 AM
For Students to Understand Supreme Court Rulings They Need to Harness the Power of NIMDOPIO!
9:50 AM - 10:50 AM
10:55 AM - 12:15 PM
Keynote: Maria Hinojosa
10:55 AM - 12:15 PM
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Developing Global Literacy In-Person and at a Distance: The OER Project
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
The Longest Hatred: History of European Antisemitism
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Rigorous Social Studies Enhanced with Digital Tools
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Teaching So Students Won’t Forget
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
What does Native American Curriculum Look Like in Your Classroom?: How to Incorporate Content Material Through a Native Lens
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
1:50 PM - 3:10 PM
Keynote: Dr. Donald Easton-Brooks on Creating a Culturally Responsive Classroom
1:50 PM - 3:10 PM
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
Honoring Our Names and Identities: Building Community Through Personal Stories
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
Jumping Syntax with Juicy Sentences
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
The Arab-Israeli Conflict: A History of a Modern Conflict
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
I Wish I Would Have Known That! Resources to Bring to the Real World
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
Holding Space for Dissent
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
Build Student Background Knowledge with MyON Book Projects!
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
4:20 PM - 4:30 PM
Closing Session
4:20 PM - 4:30 PM