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Join us as we dive into the Educating for American Democracy Roadmap and discuss how this advisory document can help shape the future of Arizona civics education.

Rebuilding Arizona Civics The Center for Political Thought and Leadership

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Join us as we dive into the Educating for American Democracy Roadmap and discuss how this advisory document can help shape the future of Arizona civics education.

    Interview with Jack Holder, WWII Vet and Pearl Harbor Survivor

    Interview with Jack Holder, WWII Vet and Pearl Harbor Survivor

    Today is a very special episode as we speak with Jack Holder,  Pearl Harbor Survivor, WWII Veteran, US Navy Aviator, and Arizona Resident.  Following the Pearl Harbor Attack, Jack flew in well over 100 important U.S. Navy missions in World War II including:
    The infamous 1942 Battle of Midway.Guadalcanal and all the Solomon Islands.The English Channel and Bay of Biscay on the west coast of France.Learn more about Jack
    Veteran's Inspiring Patriotism Program
    Center for Political Thought and Leadership
    School for Civic and Economic Thought Leadership

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Five Design Challenges Part 2

    Five Design Challenges Part 2

    Every meaningful change has challenges associated with it. This episode explores the tensions and dilemmas within the EAD Roadmap and how they are connected with the Seven Themes we've previously discussed. In this second part of the two-part podcast where we discuss design challenges 3,4, and 5.




    Five Design Challenges
    Educating for American Democracy Home Page
    Center for Political Thought and Leadership
    School for Civic and Economic Thought Leadership

    • 29 min
    Five Design Challenges Part 1

    Five Design Challenges Part 1

    Every meaningful change has challenges associated with it. This episode explores the tensions and dilemmas within the EAD Roadmap and how they are connected with the Seven Themes we've previously discussed. In this part 1 of the two-part podcast where we discuss design challenges.




    Five Design Challenges
    Educating for American Democracy Home Page
    Center for Political Thought and Leadership
    School for Civic and Economic Thought Leadership

    • 23 min
    Actionable Models of Inquiry and Writing Good Questions

    Actionable Models of Inquiry and Writing Good Questions

    Join me as I talk to Jeremy and Tara about Costa's Levels of Questioning. We discuss how to meet students where they are and engage them in their learning by teaching them how to write a good question using the Little Mermaid as a starting point. Exposing students to what it's like to be an engaged citizen and giving them practice and guidance helps empower students!

    Make sure to check out the podcast on Inquiry!

    Costa's Level of Questioning

    Educating for American Democracy Home Page

    Center for Political Thought and Leadership

    School for Civic and Economic Thought Leadership 

    • 46 min
    Inquiry Based Learning

    Inquiry Based Learning

    In this episode, we take classes from passive to active learning by showing students what inquiry can do for their understanding of history. We discuss what inquiry is, what it is not, and resources for teachers.

    Teacher Resources
    Arizona Department of Education Inquiry Series
    Costa's Levels of Questioning
    Pulitzer Center
    C3 Teachers

    K-5 Resources
    InquirED
    History's Mysteries

    6-12 Resources
    5 E Framework
    Facing History


    Educating for American Democracy Home Page
    Center for Political Thought and Leadership
    School for Civic and Economic Thought Leadership 

    • 35 min
    Six Pedagogical Practices: The HOW of the Educating for American Democracy Roadmap

    Six Pedagogical Practices: The HOW of the Educating for American Democracy Roadmap

    This episode looks at the HOW of the EAD Roadmap by examining the six core pedagogical practices. How does this get implemented in our classrooms? How do we move from passive learning to active learning? Join me as I talk with Jeremy, Tara, and Tammy about these practices and why it's essential to have teachers at the forefront of this work.


    EAD Pedagogy Companion

    Educating for American Democracy Home Page

    Center for Political Thought and Leadership

    School for Civic and Economic Thought Leadership 

    • 27 min

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