New Approaches to Teaching with Primary Sources

Professional Development

7:00p-7:45p Guest Lecture and Q & A (Open to Public)
7:45p-8:30p iCSL Master Teacher Cohort Meeting (Closed Session)

Guest Speaker: Dr. Lindsay DiCuirci
Lindsay DiCuirci is an associate professor of English at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and the Director of the Inclusion Imperative Humanities Teaching Labs. In this webinar, Dr. DiCuirci will share from her own innovative pedagogy for working with primary sources. Participants will learn strategies for working with digital archives and for encouraging students to interpret, contextualize, and creatively engage with primary sources in new ways. This session is relevant for any middle and high school educator interested in working with primary source texts to enhance student learning in the civics classroom.