Inquiry in Connecticut’s Social Studies Classrooms

The Connecticut State Department of Education and Connecticut Council for the Social Studies co-sponsored a 2016 winter webinar series “Inquiry in Connecticut’s Social Studies Classrooms”. These webinars have been archived so that teachers and curriculum leaders can watch them at any time.

If you have questions contact Stephen Armstrong, Connecticut Social Studies Consultant, at or at (860) 713-6706.

Date Title Links to Archived Webinars
February 2, 2016 Introduction to Connecticut’s Social Studies Frameworks Introduction to CT Social Studies Frameworks
March 1, 2016 The Inquiry Arc: An Overview & Inquiry Dimension 1: Asking Questions Inquiry Dimension 1
March 15, 2016 Inquiry Dimensions 2 & 3: Thinking Like a Historian and Analyzing Sources Inquiry Dimensions 2 & 3
March 29, 2016 Inquiry Dimension 4: Effectively Presenting Findings and Taking Informed Action Inquiry Dimension 4
April 19, 2016 Social Studies Literacy and the Connecticut Core Connect Common Core standards to Connecticut’s Social Studies Framework
May 3, 2016 K-5 Social Studies Inquiry: Tying It All Together Tying It All Together