Missouri Bar Citizenship Education

Civility Conference

July 15-17 - Featuring nationally known experts on digital citizenship and civil conversations.

 

 Integrating Social Studies and Technology

 

 

Social Studies teachers from across Missouri will gather on the Columbia College campus in Columbia, Missouri on July 15-17 for the Integrating Social Studies, Technology and Civility summer institute. The institute opens on Monday evening, July 15, with an event open to the public featuring Dr. Jeremy Neely of Missouri State University speaking about the return to civility in Missouri after the bitter border hostilities during the Civil War.  (See below for more details on the program.)  Institute participants will spend the next two days exploring ways to integrate technology and civility into their social studies curriculums. All expenses will be paid for participants thanks to funding provided by The Missouri Bar Foundation, the Missouri Humanities Council, The National Endowment for the Humanities and The American Bar Association.

 
A special lecture on the Civil War in Missouri.

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How can social studies teachers meet the challenge of integrating content areas with discussions about civility and with the appropriate and effective use of technology?

  • This one-time unique event will be held at Columbia College beginning on the evening of July 15th with a special lecture on the Civil War in Missouri. Additional information will be posted soon. All expenses will be paid for participants thanks to funding support provided by The Missouri Bar Foundation, The National Endowment for the Humanities and The American Bar Association.

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  If you have additional questions please e-mail Millie Aulbur, Director of Citizenship Education, at milliea@mobar.org. .