Tuesday July 14, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM EDT
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CKEC Training Center 
2331 Fortune Drive
Lexington,, KY 40509

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Brandi Carroll 
Central Kentucky Educational Cooperative 

Historian’s Approach to K-5 Social Studies Standards No Fee for Member $35 for Non-Member 

Speaker: Laura Smith

Target Audience: 

Elementary general education and special education teachers, Instructional Coaches


Participants will spend the day looking at Social Studies standards through the eyes of a historian and determining appropriate primary and secondary sources to include in their curriculum.  Social Studies resources will be shared and participants will leave with a tool box of reading and differentiation strategies that will help struggling students be more successful with content standards.  Participants are encouraged to bring a laptop or device for exploration of resources.

PGES Connections: 

1a Demonstrating Knowledge of Content and Pedagogy

1d Demonstrating Knowledge of Resources

1e Designing Coherent Instruction

3c Engaging Students in Learning


If you need ADA accommodations, please email Brandi Carroll at brandi@cksec.org.


Please note that CKSEC accepts Purchase Orders and checks as forms of payment, for auditing purposes, we can not accept cash. 

Be sure to confirm with PO # prior to registration. 


At CKSEC, we love kids and families! Unfortunately, due to liability issues and professional decorum, children and other family members or friends are not permitted to attend our trainings.

Please get permission from CKEC prior to video or audio recording a portion or all of a CKEC session. 

Please dress in layers as it can be difficult to adjust the temperature.

Attendance Policy:

If you register to attend a session, but find you are unable to attend, please cancel your registration as early as possible. Space is limited and by canceling you will allow others to benefit from these highly qualified professional development opportunities. A fee could be assessed for no shows.

Districts will be notified of those who registered and did not attend or did not cancel prior to be session.