October 24 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

6th Annual Education Symposium and Teacher’s Workshop

Birmingham Bar Foundation Presents, Vulcan’s 6th Annual Symposium and Teacher’s Workshop. This one-day workshop will focus on teaching tools to meet current needs in social studies instruction through civics. Teachers will learn to strengthen their students’ civic literacy skills through primary source analysis and cultivating disciplinary thinking skills. Primary source material will focus on Supreme Court cases that originated in Alabama which is the topic of an upcoming traveling exhibit hosted by Vulcan Park and Museum – “Alabama Justice: the Cases and Faces that Changed a Nation”. Featured workshop activities will support current College and Career Ready Standards plus the C3 Framework by the National Council for Social Studies. Keynote speaker for the event will be Judge Keith Watkins. To learn more about Judge Watkins, click here.

Cost: $25 (includes lunch). CEU’s, Scholarships, and Substitute reimbursement are available. See the form below to register.

If you need tuition assistance and/or help paying for a substitute, please email or call our Museum Programs Coordinator, Casey Gamble.

cgamble@visitvulcan.com 205.933.1409 x114

Symposium Registration

 

Event Details
October 24 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm