Conference Theme: "Turning Points in Social Studies...for Social Studies"
Conference Theme: "Making Social Studies Relevant"
Date: December 7, 2011
Location: The Field Club - Greenwich, CT
Ginger Heller will be discussing at this event the importance of making young people aware of the world at large and how events half-way around the globe affect them here and now.
Marco Polo Blackberry, a work of fiction that Ginger authored, delves deeper into the aforementioned question. It is the story of a 12 year old boy who unbeknownst to his parents, earns over half a million dollars trading on the internet and saves a village in Africa.
In addition, Ginger will also describe the real life events of one young boy who after reading her book, helped to change the world.
Date: December 2-4, 2011
Location: Washington, DC
The 91st National Council for the Social Studies Annual Conference in Washington December 2-4, 2011, will provide new ideas, resources, techniques, and skills that will pay off in the classroom, school, or district, and invigorate your career. Ginger Heller will also be a presenter at this event.
Date: November 10-12, 2011
Location: Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, KY
Ginger Heller will speak at this event which offers a number of programs and resources to give the information, tools, and encouragement necessary to provide a high-quality education for every young adolescent.
Date: October 14, 2011
Location: Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference in Chicago, IL
Ginger Heller will speak at the 50th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference, the largest nationwide annual gathering of educators, K-12 teachers, college and university professors, Federal Reserve partners, and advocates in the field of K-12 economics and financial education.