Implications of the Common Core on Pre-service Teacher Training

Thursday, January 2, 2014: 4:10 PM
Virginia Suite C (Marriott Wardman Park)
Tim Keirn, California State University, Long Beach
Tim Keirn will discuss the implications of the Common Core for pre-service history teacher preparation. He will advocate for the importance of subject matter preparation in the process of training and certification as the significance of disciplinary knowledge is surfaced with a focus upon historical thinking and interpretation.