"Developing Democratic Citizens: Teaching Social Education K-16"

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When:  February 27, 1999 

Where:  Hoyt Hall, University of Rochester 

Featured speakers:  

    Roy Rosenzweig  (Center for History and New Media at George Mason University) 
    K-12 teachers and students and university students and faculty.


    9:00 a.m.: Registration and coffee 

    9:15 a.m. Welcome and overview of day, David Hursh 

    9:30 a.m.: Keynote address by Roy Rosenzweig 

    10:30 : Break 

    10:45: Democratic teaching, teaching democracy (Small group sessions): 

      John Dewey, democracy and education (Robert Westbrook) 
      Democracy and teaching about work (Doug Noble)  
      Democratic schooling (Lin Lin, Severine Yagaza, Ellen Boesenberg) 
      Teaching social justice 

    12:00: Lunch 

    12:30 p.m.: Democratic teaching, teaching democracy (Small group sessions): 

      Democracy in the classroom (Aggie Seneway and her fourth grade students) 
      Democracy and social studies education (Rich Gibson, Steve Fleury & Wayne Ross) 
      The arts, social studies and democracy (Sonia James-Wilson) 
      Democracy and high school social studies 

    1:45 p.m.: Using media to teach social history (Rosenzweig) 

    3:00 p.m.: Summing up and moving on, (Hursh and Rosenzweig) 

    3:15 p.m.: Adjourn



    Keynote address only: Free 
    Conference (including lunch and articles): $10.00 
        (without lunch): $5.00 

For more information contact: 

To register for the conference contact: 

    Michelle Erklenze 
    Dewey Hall, WGSEHD 
    University of Rochester 
    Rochester, NY 14627 
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