Event Date: 11/01/2018

All times reflect local time at Event Location

Event Time: 09:00 AM till 03:00 PM (Eastern) Registration Deadline: 10/25/2018
Seats Available: 29 (1 Registered) onSite Registration: 08:30 AM - 09:00 AM

Indiana University’s P-16 Center for Research and Collaboration is partnering with Title VI Area Studies Centers on this exciting professional development opportunity for middle and high school social studies teachers.

In this workshop, subject-matter specialists from IU-Bloomington’s Title VI Area Studies Centers will present content related to the theme of Global Exploration, Conquest, and Imperialism.  The presentations will connect the theme with Social Studies Standards for Civics and Government, World History, and Geography. A teaching methods specialist will provide creative teaching ideas for your social studies course.  


Highlights of the Workshop

  • Hear experts on Russia/Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Central/Inner Asia, East Asia.
  • Learn research-based instructional practices.
  • Come away with solid content knowledge and classroom-tested techniques.
  • Use resources developed by IU's nationally recognized area studies faculty.
  • Focus on Global Exploration, Conquest, and Imperialism theme across the Social Studies Standards
  • Professional Growth Points are available for this workshop.  
  • Indiana University will cover the cost of a substitute for teachers who attend.
Target Audience:

Social Studies Workshop

Teachers Grades 6-12

Special Instructions:

For questions, contact Vesna Dimitrieska ( or (812) 856-8021

NO COST. School districts will be reimbursed by IU for the cost of subs for the day.

  Meal Provided: Yes
Event Location:
Northern Indiana ESC
56535 Magnetic Dr
Mishawaka, IN 46545

P: (574) 254-0111
Event Held In: Conference Room 1
Pricing Information:
ESC Member Price: $0.00 Non-Member Price: $0.00
Contact Information
Facilitator: Randy Zimmerly     Have Questions