Social studies teachers invited to annual conference

Social studies teachers are invited to attend the 2015 Maine Council for the Social Studies Conference, “Enhancing Your Social Studies Toolkit in a Proficiency-Based World” at the Morgan Hill Event Center in Hermon on Friday, Oct. 30.

The conference schedule includes a keynote presentation by Jenny Buccos, a multi-award winning director and producer, well known for her work with Project Explorer and her international documentaries. Buccos will share her journey to becoming a leading advocate for global competency and highlight the need for global understanding in primary and secondary education. Numerous conference sessions will be offered throughout the day. Register here.

Questions may be directed to the Maine Council for the Social Studies at mainesocialstudies@gmail.com.