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Social Studies In Action: A Teaching Practices Library, K-12

The Social Studies in Action teaching practices library, professional development guide, and companion Web site bring to life the National Council for the Social Studies standards. Blending content and methodology, the video library documents 24 teachers and their students in K-12 classrooms across the country actively exploring the social studies. Lively, provocative, and educationally sound, these lessons are designed to inspire thoughtful conversations and reflections on teaching practices in the social studies.

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Episode Description
Friday, Aug 10, 2012 - 12:00 AM    "Gender-Based Distinctions" Tim Rockey teaches 12th–grade American government and politics at Sunnyslope High School in Phoenix, Arizona. Mr. Rockey reviews the concept of civil rights, with a focus on women. D

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Friday, Aug 10, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Gender-Based Distinctions" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 10, 2012 - 12:30 AM "Individual In Society" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 10, 2012 - 12:00 PM "Gender-Based Distinctions" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 10, 2012 - 12:30 PM "Individual In Society" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 17, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Groups, Projects, and Presentations" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 17, 2012 - 12:30 AM "Unity and Diversity" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 17, 2012 - 12:00 PM "Groups, Projects, and Presentations" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 17, 2012 - 12:30 PM "Unity and Diversity" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 24, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Dealing with Controversial Issues" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 24, 2012 - 12:30 AM "Creating Effective Citizens" (LEARN/CREATE)

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