Stanford University Professor of Education Sam Wineburg will lead an hour and a half interactive session on “Historical Thinking and Civics Education,” based on his work with the Stanford History Education Group’s Reading Like a Historian and Civic Online Reasoning. Visit the workshop website to register.
About the presenter: Sam Wineburg is the Margaret Jacks Professor of Education and, by courtesy, of History & American Studies at Stanford University. He heads the Stanford History Education Group, whose curriculum and assessments have been downloaded nearly ten million times, making it one of the largest providers of free curriculum in the world. His latest book, Why Learn History (When It’s Already on Your Phone), was published by the University of Chicago Press.