Introduction to Reading Like a Historian and Beyond the Bubble Assessments

During this interactive institute, participants will learn about the Stanford History Education Group’s Reading Like a Historian lessons and Beyond the Bubble assessments. This three-session institute will address the following topics:

  • Overview of Reading Like a Historian design principles & historical thinking
  • Modeling historical thinking 
  • Introduction to Beyond the Bubble assessments 
  • Formative assessment as part of inquiry-based history instruction
  • Facilitating historical discussions 

Each session will include opportunities to engage with Stanford History Education Group materials as part of a large group and in small breakout groups. Participants will learn strategies for implementing these resources in their classrooms. 
Please note: This institute is designed for educators of grades 5-12 who have not previously attended Stanford History Education Group professional development on Reading Like a Historian.
Participants will receive a digital record of completion. Participants who complete the course and assigned homework will be eligible for 1 CEU, issued by the Stanford Center for Professional Development.

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Online, instructor-led
Jul 31 - Aug 2, 2023 Mon, Tue, Wed 10:00 am - 12:15 pm
Stanford Graduate School of Education