SAVE THE DATE! MCSS Fall One-Day Statewide Conference

When: 10/25/2019 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Holiday Inn & Suites-Marlborough, 265 Lakeside Avenue, Marlborough, MA

SAVE THE DATE! 2019 Fall One-Day Statewide Conference “Preparing Students to Hold the Office of Citizen” October 25, 2019 Holiday Inn & Suites-Marlborough FEATURED KEYNOTE SPEAKER DR. CARL HOBERT Case Study Approach to Learning History[…]

Argument Mapping

When: 08/05/2019 – 08/07/2019 all-day
Where: Harvard University Robinson Hall, 35 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

August 5, 2019 to August 7, 2019 How do we discuss controversial topics? Often, it seems, we rely upon superficial research of the facts, intimidation, or appeals to emotion. Yet, democracy depends on citizens charitably and accurately[…]

C3 Teachers: Shifting to Inquiry / Burlington High School

When: 06/26/2019 @ 8:30 am – 06/27/2019 @ 3:30 pm

In this hands-on institute, Dr. John Lee, a founder and co-director of, will introduce participants to the Inquiry Design Model and craft classroom-ready inquiries that are aligned with the seven Standards of Practice at the heart of the 2018[…]

Understanding and Teaching the U.S. Constitution in the 21st Century

When: 07/01/2019 – 08/15/2019 all-day

In July, Kelley Brown (bio) is teaching an online course: Understanding and Teaching the U.S. Constitution in the 21st Century. Info and Registration. Sponsored by the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources Program at the[…]

Primary Sources in the Classroom: Teaching the Civil War

When: 07/11/2019 – 07/12/2019 all-day
Where: Boston Anthenaeum, 10 1/2 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108

The Boston Athenaeum is pleased to announce a new workshop for educators, “Primary Sources in the Classroom: Teaching the Civil War,” to be held on Thursday, July 11, and Friday, July 12. The two-day workshop will[…]

2019 Summer Content Institute: Under-Represented Voices of the American Revolution

When: 07/10/2019 @ 10:00 am – 08/15/2019 @ 4:00 pm

Online course (anytime, anywhere) and live web sessions: Begins July 10, 2019* Face-to-face (required) site visits: August 12-16, 2019 * Online course will include some live lectures/presentations by scholars that will be recorded and archived.[…]

2019 History & Social Science Professional Learning Institute (DESE)

When: 06/13/2019 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Where: Harvard Law School

REGISTER HERE: 2019 History & Social Science Professional Learning Institute (10 PDPs) DESE is partnering with Facing History and Ourselves, Harvard University’s Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics Democratic Knowledge Project, and InquirED to present the 2019[…]