Join Vicky Pasquantonio and Elis Estrada from PBS NewsHour Extra, NewsHour's teacher resource website, and Student Reporting Labs, NewsHour's youth journalism program to learn how storytelling and current events can spark civic awareness in students during a presidential election year. Attendees will take part in meaningful conversation and Q&A around teaching resources for middle and high school students on Election 2020. The session will also include a full exploration on the videos, activities and lesson plans available on current events, misinformation and how students are covering the issues that matter to them and their communities this election season. Participants will walk away with new ideas for strengthening civic engagement and critical thinking ahead of the 2020 election.
Available for one-hour of PD credit.*
*You will be eligible to receive one-hour of professional development recertification credit for participation in this webinar if you complete all the poll questions, survey, and actively watch the webinar. At the conclusion of the webinar, you will be able to download a certificate that verifies you completed the webinar. Check with your school district in advance of the webinar to ensure that the PD recertification credit is accepted.
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