How to Teach Civics in Today's Classrooms
Teaching in today’s ever-changing classroom environment presents many challenges, including teaching civics, a complex topic that can quickly stir up emotions. This webinar will help educators navigate teaching the latest civics guidelines in engaging, informational, and practical ways using trusted resources from organizations such as iCivics, and more.
DURATION: 35 MINUTES
John Larmer is an expert in project-based learning, with a special interest in K-12 social studies. He is a former teacher of high school government/civics, history, and English. In his 20 years as a director and editor-in-chief at the Buck Institute for Education/PBLWorks, he co-developed the model for Gold Standard PBL. He has recently written PBL curriculum units in American history for Educurious, and is now the senior PBL advisor at Defined Learning, where he develops civics performance tasks.