EKU Social Studies Conference

Exploring Kentucky's New Social Studies Standards

1st Annual Conference for K-12 Social Studies Teachers

  • Where: Eastern Kentucky University - Richmond Campus - Perkins Bldg.
  • When: Saturday, February 22
  • Time: 8:30 check-in; sessions from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
  • Advance registration required. Deadline to register: Sunday, Feb. 9
  • For more information, please email Cynthia Resor or Sonja Yow

Registration fee:

Choose from numerous options and attend five one-hour sessions targeted to K-5, middle grades, and high school social studies. Every session will be aligned to the strands (geography, history, economics, civics) and content of the new Kentucky Academic Standards (KAS) for Social Studies. Examine the resources for teaching social studies at exhibitor tables. Lunch included and lots of door prizes. Open to Kentucky teachers and future teachers. Professional development certificates provided for full day attendance.

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If you are interested in presenting a session related to Kentucky's social studies standards, please email cynthia.resor@eku.edu with a title and description of your proposed session no later than Monday, January 20, 2020.