Austin ISD Social Studies Weekly
September 5 - 11
Check out the Social Studies website for curriculum, resources, and announcements!
Welcome Back from Labor Day Holiday!
Also a reminder: HS SS Department Chair meeting is NEXT Wednesday Sept. 14 from 9-12 at Baker! Please sign up today on HCP, section # 80873. We pay for your 1/2 day substitute!
Also: US History District-Wide PLC meets NEXT Wednesday from 1-4 at Baker! Let me know if you're coming and I'll be sure you get signed up. We will pay for your 1/2 day substitute!
Handy Dandy Guide to Voting!
So much information all in one place! This one-page document answers many questions about voting in the November election and refers you to other on-line resources for more details. Click here to see it in English and Spanish and to download a .pdf document to distribute and print.
LWV Austin Kick-Off Meeting
First meeting of the League Year - Organized this year in collaboration with the UT American Constitution Society's student chapter, hosted by several LBJ School of Public Affairs student organizations.
Door opens at 1:30 pm, Speakers begin at 2 pm. Last session will be Volunteer Deputy Registrar (VDR) training by Travis County Tax Assessor-Collector/Voter Registrar Bruce Elfant for all interested members, students, attendees.
More info and register here: http://lwvaustin.org/fall-kick-off-meeting/
When: Sun Sep 18, 2016 1:30pm – 5pm Central Time
Where: Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School Of Public Affairs, 2300 Red River St, Austin, TX 78712, USA (map)
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Austin ISD Secondary Social Studies
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