Social Studies (PD) Texts/Publicationss in Middle School Professional Development

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A Conversation with Steven Spielberg: Using Schindler’s List in the Classroom
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How can we apply the lessons of the film Schindler's List toward standing up to hatred in our own communities? How do you engage students in...
A Culturally Responsive Teaching Checklist
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Check out this handout to help learn methods of culturally responsive teaching! While many educators understand the value of creating a culturally...
September 2018 AFT Professional Learning Newsletter: Back to School Super Edition
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  • Professional Development
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
In this newsletter: Professional Learning Webinars Voices from Your AFT Community Professional Tools & Resources AFT Member Benefits Research You...
Creating a Classroom Team
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  • Professional Development
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
How teachers and paraprofessionals can make working together work. Good Communication + Teamwork = Student Success All education professionals for...
Becoming a Teacher
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  • Professional Development
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Teaching, while both challenging and demanding, is an incredibly rewarding profession. As educators, teachers are the creators of tomorrow; they make...
AFT Professional Learning for Educators
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  • Professional Development
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
The AFT has long recognized that the union’s responsibilities go beyond the traditional “bread and butter” issues of salary and benefits. The AFT...
Teacher Leadership
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  • Professional Development
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
How Can Teachers Lead? The AFT has long recognized the importance of teachers as leaders and has supported efforts to recognize them. In recent...
 What Teachers Should Know and Be Able to Do
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  • Professional Development
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
This second edition of What Teachers Should Know and Be Able to Do articulates the National Board’s Five Core Propositions for teaching. Similar to...
2017 Educator Quality of Work Life Survey
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The AFT and the Badass Teachers Association conducted a survey in 2015 in which 30,000 educators reported often feeling emotionally and physically...
Strong Unions, Stronger Communities
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  • Professional Development
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
This report looks at numerous case studies where members of labor unions have used their freedom to join strong unions and collective voice to fight...