Civics, Congress and the Next Generation

Civics, Congress and the Next Generation Agenda and Resources
Saturday, February 26 – 8:30-4:00
UNC Center at Centerra
with

Guest facilitator, Elaine Larson

Teaching with Primary Sources Center on Congress

Indiana University

http://www.tpscongress.org/
Morning Sessions
 
  1. Welcome, continental breakfast, sign in  
 
  2. Introductions, overview
 
  3. An overview of civics and education (Group Activity)
 
  4. Introduction to Center on Congress. Teaching with Primary Sources
 
  5. Explore TPS Center on Congress online
 
  Lunch - Q & A - TPS at UNC - upcoming events
 
Afternoon Sessions
 
  1. Center on Congress
 
  2. Experience and take-away civics resources:
 
  3. Reflection/Application
 
  4. Wrap-up: Drawing for prizes
 
 

Current News

New resource: Book Backdrops developed by our summer institue participants.

Calendar of Events:

Coming this Fall 2015

Transforming America: America in the Gilded Age (Date to be announced soon)

Other offerings this fall will be Essentials Exploration and a Special Topics workhop focused on WWII