Lessons on Local Government: Local Issues are Hot and Local Government is Cool

Class Details

  • Class Type: Online
  • Date: 4/17/2017 - 5/7/2017
  • Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
  • Adams State Credit: 0.5
  • Nonmember Price: $30
  • CEA Member Price: $30
  • Upon your completion of the course, you will receive a $30 gift card.

  • Currently Enrolled: 8 of 20
  • Class Type: Online
  • Date: 4/2/2018 - 4/23/2018
  • Mon
  • Adams State Credit: 0.5
  • Nonmember Price: $30
  • CEA Member Price: $30
  • There will be a Zoom virtual class on 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, and 4/23. Upon completion of the class, you will receive a $30 gift card. Graduate credit for this class is optional and costs an additional $27.50.

  • Currently Enrolled: 0 of 20

Learn to build effective citizens by engaging students with issues right outside their back door. Turn local issues like clean water regulation, recreation opportunities and school start times into a magic weapon in civic education.  Explore the vast array of programs and services offered by local government with interactive lessons.  Use local leaders in your classroom as a resource for students to discover leadership qualities.  Designed for k-12 teachers, participants will experience free classroom tested lessons and materials (including simulations) tied to state standards.  Participants will receive a $20 Amazon gift card for successfully completing the course.   This course requires some live attendance through either face-to-face meetings or Zoom video conferencing.

  • Grade(s): Pre-K | Kindergarten | 1st Grade | 2nd Grade | 3rd Grade | 4th Grade | 5th Grade | 6th Grade | 7th Grade | 8th Grade | 9th Grade | 10th Grade | 11th Grade | 12th Grade | Elementary K-5 | Secondary 6-12
  • Subject(s): Social Studies
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  • Jody Weidemann
    This course was interesting and offered up new resources to use with our classes.

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