Conference Workshop

A New Nation and Civil War: Exploring All Voices in U.S. History 

8:00 am
California Council for the Social Studies
San Jose, CA

The session provides a short introduction to the Choices units, A New Nation and Civil War.  Participants will conduct activities from the units and will discuss ways to implement them and their accompanying videos into their classroom.


All participants receive either a pdf copy or a one-year subscription to the digital edition of the units. 


The session is open to all middle and high school teachers, but is especially appropriate for those new to the Choices Program.


Mimi Stephens

Choices Professional Development Director
Mimi is Professional Development Director for the Choices Program and a Research Associate at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs. Prior to joining the Choices Program in 2011, Mimi worked at Clark University where she served as the Director of the Teacher Center for Global Studies supporting K12 social studies teachers throughout Massachusetts for more than 20 years. Mimi holds a Masters in International Development and Social Change from Clark University.
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