• 28 Apr 2015 9:06 PM | Anonymous

    Are you a Social Studies or English educator? Are you interested in adding primary sources to your toolkit? Join the Center on Congress at Indiana University for a two–day, immersive workshop. Reflect on and develop your own practices and focus on collaboration, adult learning, and PD facilitation skills. Engage in model inquiry activities incorporating primary sources from the Library of Congress.    

    Presentations will provide educators will a solid access point to the Library of Congress’ Teaching with Primary Sources materials.


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  • 26 Apr 2015 9:55 PM | Susan Tomlinson (Administrator)
    All ICSS members should have received an email this evening with information about our Board of Director candidates and the link for voting.  Please vote by May 10th.  If you have questions, contact Susan Tomlinson at susan.tomlinson.icss@gmail.com.
  • 02 Apr 2015 9:04 AM | Susan Tomlinson (Administrator)
    ICSS will be hosting the NCSS Great Lakes Regional Conference on Friday, November 20th at St. Luke's United Methodist Church in Indianapolis.  SAVE THE DATE!  More info later this spring.
  • 31 Jan 2015 3:29 PM | Anonymous

    The IDOE’s Office of eLearning is excited to expand the Digital Content Cohort project by starting a new cohort made up of Science and Social Studies teachers! The goal of this cohort is to pull together expert digital content curators from across the state to support Indiana teachers as they continue down the path of digital learning.


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  • 26 Nov 2014 6:28 PM | Robert Brady (Administrator)

    On 21 November 1918, ten days after the armistice ending World War I, The Imperial Navy surrendered to the Royal Navy.  The High Seas Fleet was taken to the Royal Navy base of Scapa Flow in Scotland for internment.  Read more about the German Imperial Navy's surrender and the fate of the High Seas Fleet. 

    What role does the surrender and fate of the German Imperial navy have on the future of post World War I Germany?  What role would former Imperial Navy sailors play in the Germany of the future in the 1920s and 1930s?

  • 25 Nov 2014 5:33 PM | Robert Brady (Administrator)

    Mr. Putin's Russia is acting more and more like the old Soviet Union as it seeks to regain the stature and possibly the territory of the Soviet Union.  This posturing and provoking has not gone unnoticed, as Mr. Putin desired.  NATO is putting together the first East European defense policy since the fall of the Soviet Union.  Take a look at the shifting defense policies regarding Russia and East Europe.

  • 17 Nov 2014 7:20 PM | Anonymous

    Enrich your classroom with well-rounded knowledge about Africa.  Saturday, November 22 - 8:30 - 12:45 (Indianapolis)




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  • 12 Nov 2014 9:29 PM | Anonymous

    The update conference schedule is available for download.


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  • 09 Oct 2014 4:43 PM | Robert Brady (Administrator)

    Do we ruin our research projects with students?  Do we force them to work with something that bores them to tears.  How important is choice of topic for the motivation and success of initial student research?

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