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Region 4 Education Services Center

2018 Region 4 Social Studies Conference

The one-day 2018 Region 4 Social Studies conference will be held on January 27th, 2018 for all Social Studies teachers, supervisors, and coordinators. The conference aims to deliver best practices for the 21st-century social studies classroom. Major themes at the conference will be technology applications, instructional strategies to meet the needs of all learners, differentiation, and effective assessment. The conference will include concurrent presentations, vendor displays, and an exhibit hall. 

Date: January 27, 2018

Getting the Sage off the Stage: Improving Student Engagement in the Social Studies Classroom

This workshop centers on promoting higher levels of student engagement in social studies curriculum.  Teachers will learn and discuss learning techniques and management styles which will best help students engage with social studies more directly and understand its relevance without having the teacher be to focus of the experience.