Date Event
April 18th and 19th, 2013

Iraq After Ten Years of War: Its Causes and Consequences

Center for Oral and Public History
Pollak Library South, Room 360

First teacher leaders will present a panel, Pedagogical Issues in Teaching Iraq and the Middle East, at this conference. Talks include:

  • Adapting Outdated Content Standards: Complications of Teaching the Middle East in the California k-12 Setting presented by Barbara Hall from Irvine Unified School District.
  • Addressing the Gap: Approaches to Addressing the Middle East Within the Social Science Standards presented by Mandy Bush from Alvord Unified School District
  • The Cost of War in Iraq: Using Human Stories in the Classroom presented by Judy Richonne from Irvine Unified School District
May 21, 2013

History Rocks 5th Grade Leadership Team

Educational Services Center

Placentia Yorba Linda Unified School District

Teachers will complete History Rocks curriculum to reflect Common Core State Standards

May 23, 2013

The Leadership Role of the President in Achievement of Civil Rights

Educational Services Center

Placentia Yorba Linda Unified School District

May 29, 2013 and June 27, 2013

DBQ Coaching for 5th Grade Teachers

Educational Services Center

Placentia Yorba Linda Unified School District

May 30, 2013 and June 27, 2013

DBQ Coaching for 8th and 11th Grade Teachers

Educational Services Center

Placentia Yorba Linda Unified School District

 July 30 and 31, 2013

Discussions for Common Core

You will learn from experienced teachers how to engage students in a full range of discussion based strategies that will increase critical and creative thinking and writing while deepening the understanding of content.

California State University, Fullerton

 July 9, 10, 11, 2013

Korea Program to Advance Cultural Education 

Irvine Unified School District

 August 13, 14, 15, 2013

China Program to Advance Cultural Education

Irvine Unified School District

August 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 2013

Vietnam: The Land, The Culture, The People

California State University, Fullerton
Center for Oral and Public History
Pollak Library, South Room 360