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Chuck Taft @Chucktaft Milwaukee, WI

American History Rules! AmStudies teacher, SS Dept Chair, presenter, SS methods, #USMSpark guy, WCSS, #BreakoutEDU addict - Tweets are all mine

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Joined Twitter 10/12/09


@historytechie @socialstudiestx @awfrench1 @ConklinSteph @ErikaLowery @madisonteacher @DrJHarmon @NHTOYMc @CHitch94https://t.co/1688w9cIqA
11/18
2019
Light up your summerPD at #USMSPARK! Register now for 2019 rates. Check https://t.co/WqdGoo2xEr for more info!… https://t.co/cgA1jd6Zt5
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11/17
2019
Share your awesome hands on ideas in a 90 minute workshop at #USMSpark 2020! Submit your awesome ideas to share he… https://t.co/jbKl7Xzyjw
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11/16
2019
@Renard_Teach @USMSpark Now! https://t.co/T9NGgktgKd Can't wait to see yours, Adam!IT'S FINALLY TIME TO REGISTER FOR #USMSPARK 2020! Head over to https://t.co/NCm7Vh55VQ - if you register by New Yea… https://t.co/coqLC26aWJ
Retweeted by Chuck TaftGot a crazy cool proposal for #USMSpark 2020? Submit your awesome ideas to share here - https://t.co/1P50FOJzH2 - b… https://t.co/4gDXZFSv2R
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11/15
2019
Abolitionists discuss their methods and impact - assessing the movement! https://t.co/DQG8odkATaPLAN NOW to spark your summer PD at #USMSpark! Registration begins this week - make sure you get in on the early bi… https://t.co/ibXoAXDamn
11/12
2019
Was just introduced to American Proimise https://t.co/Vck2LSTIc8 an interactive historical atlas - AWESOME! #sstlap #sschat @hennessyhistory @teacher2teacher @moler3031 the magic is doing it physically - collaboration, movement, and good o… https://t.co/BQ01DZ3FrI
11/11
2019
Make your plans for #USMSpark! Inspiring speakers, collaborative activities, innovative sessions, and fun fun fun!… https://t.co/nTakXXCdYL
Retweeted by Chuck TaftTeacher’s choice! Pick one book! Like and RT We will select 10 winners! #TeachBetter19 https://t.co/CylSMyw6sL
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11/10
2019
@socialstudiestx @Flocabulary @nearpod @brainpop @PearDeck @teacher2teacher Def @nearpod - it's growing, and there… https://t.co/9WVlk4l11A
11/9
2019
Cold in the the Midwest in November? No worries - we will heat up in June for #USMSpark! Registration begins and s… https://t.co/zQbDFTbKh7
Retweeted by Chuck TaftFriends at #AMLE19 - there is ONE session you CANNOT MISS today ... 3:10 ... Chamber A/B ... ENGAGE with @mrmatera #XPLAP MAKE IT SO!Total FOMO today - missing #TeachBetter19 and #AMLE19 - both are power-packed with the best in EDU! @madisonteacher @MrKoz31 @NCSSNetwork @mrmatera @NHTOYMc @DCSocialStudies @mrsbyarshistory @historysandoval Done, daddy, done! #VoteJoeNCSS @AndeleeEspinosa It’s solid upper level thinking and a tone of fun! @MrKoz31 @madisonteacher @NCSSNetwork @mrmatera @NHTOYMc @DCSocialStudies @mrsbyarshistory @historysandoval Agreed… https://t.co/zTjzbrB4YF
11/8
2019
You’re invited to GeoCamp! Saturday, Dec 7 from 8:30am - 2pm. Sign up at https://t.co/E5QuEPuuyH Questions?? Emai… https://t.co/WPNO8HsUXw
Retweeted by Chuck TaftSave the Date & Spread the Word! The 4th Annual EdCamp Elmbrook will be held on March 7th 2020 at Brookfield Centr… https://t.co/88Wr8QPUCu
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11/7
2019
Found poetry about resistance to enslavement - passive, rebellion, escape, cultural #sstlap #sschat #usmfac https://t.co/vNuGvOz2UW
11/6
2019
@studiesweekly Thanks for the response and action, @studiesweekly! @teacher2teacher @moler3031 Here's a post on hexagonal thinking from a few years ago - hope it helps! https://t.co/YdVqTOhGnd @MissEduTech @moler3031 Here's my post on hexagonal thinking from a few years back - it's easy, effective, construc… https://t.co/9XTMhYfV70I follow with this video https://t.co/3uPD7yZatQ from @PBS and @HenryLouisGates for a complete and accurate look at… https://t.co/aF9PCEwjWHKing Cotton today, showing https://t.co/hQSEUCqQzD so students can analyze video with a critical eye and realize th… https://t.co/KQTEOeVaYU
11/4
2019
@scottmpetri @socialstudiestx @NCSSNetwork @NCGE1915 @TXCSS Thanks for the plug, @scottmpetri - unfortunately, I ha… https://t.co/Ugx7C9AAd7
10/30
2019
@SylvesterCroom - Thanks for any consideration in possibly speaking with the boys. They (and I) greatly appreciate it. @SylvesterCroom - My name is Chuck Taft, an 8th grade history teacher in Milwaukee. I have two students researchin… https://t.co/GTLpbbr3j5
10/28
2019
@Coach_Stephans @pentaclethra Remember - the grail is in Milrockee ... choose wisely
10/26
2019
If one were crazy enough, one could to #dbcPIRATEcon and then #Usmspark right after. I know some of you will. https://t.co/NiR8GZi2IZ
Retweeted by Chuck TaftHere's a few tools to add to your toolbox, #Shiftinedu - hope they help! https://t.co/PjcnLGtWav - presentation is… https://t.co/tDPrTPj9IICan’t wait to come back to @SSEDSorg when this amazing project is done! #shiftinedu https://t.co/gcZfOFql5PJoin us in Milrockee, #shiftinedu - it's a great way to spark your summer! #USMSpark https://t.co/8STvcRniUUSuper cool idea from @Valeriasketches - develop a universal icon library for your content - just like coding ... #shiftineduWhen adults have multiple affiliations within a work environment, they thrive - we need to do this with our teacher… https://t.co/crta45Dar8Use time as a currency - and bid for time chunks - expand possibilities for working within an existing schedule #usmfac #shiftineduNeed to look into @NorvaNivelUS to change learning spaces - starting with mine! https://t.co/saNpS7LFAe #usmfachttps://t.co/DlPgdRlDRHArchitecture is a representation of what we value - so think about our learning spaces (I'm starting with my classr… https://t.co/c1Mt1MN0PSSchedule, space, personnel configuration, learner grouping - We can't make change & improve if we only look at one… https://t.co/iTosbx4ek8Three ways to look at pedagogy : ANTIQUATED - What to cut? CLASSICAL - What to keep? CONTEMPORARY - What to create?… https://t.co/W6cG3xaMPIALL decisions about curriculum, learning spaces, and schedule must be done with the best interests of the student i… https://t.co/C0r4KBcQ1U @polonerd @ShawnMcCusker @mrhooker @gregkulowiec @gcouros @burgessdave @kimdarche @julnilsmith @jmattmillerhttps://t.co/jhcsjxGYnE @mrhooker @ShiftinEdu @Vibe305cafe Fantastic wings and fries - great job @Vibe305cafe !Love that students run the food truck at @ShiftinEdu! Follow them at @Vibe305cafe #shiftinedu https://t.co/bRfPLJh3kI
Retweeted by Chuck TaftDo they have the final lock? and ... success! Time for fun in Miami! #shiftinedu #breakoutedu thanks ⁦… https://t.co/LmyWlggh3PSolving clues to break into Miami fun at #shiftinedu - almost there ... #breakoutedu ⁦@ShiftinEdu⁩ https://t.co/sc03Webx2Y
10/25
2019
Day 1 at #shiftinedu - can’t say enough about the atmosphere, presenters, and collective vibe - good edutimes in Co… https://t.co/MNGWzdP6K5Did some future ready fun with Marcia and Jeff @dsdPD https://t.co/6gmM9O0m11#BreakoutEDU presentation and links are available at https://t.co/mdy0mgSz4y - take a look, #ShiftinEDU! Thanks for… https://t.co/aMJ5tK8b2YWould you want to be a student in your own classroom? Enthusiasm, culture, passion - It starts with teachers. @kimbearden #shiftineduWe need to keep our doors open and learn from the great teachers at our school - learn from the best! @kimbeardenhttps://t.co/N9v9ymGcYa"Culture eats pedagogy for breakfast" @k_shelton - so we HAVE to be responsive to all Ss culture #shiftinedu @k_shelton drops this right away "it is literally neurobiologically impossible to think deeply about things that yo… https://t.co/BsHV9I5r9nExcited to hang out with @k_shelton at #shiftinedu - Culturally Relevant and Responsive PedagogyOur 15 minute researched PSA graphic for the 2030 Goals #PBL #shiftinedu @ajjuliani @Paola_M_Herrera https://t.co/hzCMieTAeOHanging out at the top of Mount Bloom with #PBL @ajjuliani #shiftineduExcited to bring the GRIT rubric back to @LifeAtUSM https://t.co/4WrMHBoD80 Thanks @ajjuliani #shiftineduEmpathy to drive #PBL - @ajjuliani uses this example - nothing like choking up 10 minutes into a great preso at… https://t.co/wcCxWkgnMIREASON FOR LEARNING Start #PBL with a compelling reason - a problem, physical or digital product, natural phenomen… https://t.co/bEWFJItKQNWhen you give any humans choice, ownership follow, then a sense of empowerment, and ends with deeper learning - why… https://t.co/CB0A3UCsouReady to get PBLish with @ajjuliani at #ShiftinEDU - he has some great materials at https://t.co/8V32Jphm06Welcome to Miami, #ShiftinEDU! I accidentally locked my cool Miami swag from my pals at the GMCVB @MiamiandBeacheshttps://t.co/0FHCMTHm6T
10/24
2019
Hi @DRogozin @Rogozin - I am a Grade 8 teacher in the US with a student interested in researching Valentina Tereshk… https://t.co/Hrhppwo0aN
10/23
2019
Who is ready to unlock the fun and BREAKOUT at #shiftinedu - Miami Style? https://t.co/Jtn1vMXqUS
10/22
2019
Cant wait to share some old tools and new tools at #shiftinedu - should be great times with amazing people! Friday… https://t.co/l77TuFKjD0
10/21
2019
Today’s the day - our young Constitutional scholars tackle a test like no other! #usmfac @LifeAtUSM #sschathttps://t.co/IPkjAjtB6h
10/17
2019
Hi @DRogozin @Rogozin - I am a Grade 8 teacher in the US with a student interested in researching Valentina Tereshk… https://t.co/HeQC3MAoIrCan't wait to help Ts breakout at @ShiftinEdu - join in the fun and bring the challenge to your class! Thurs 1:45!… https://t.co/1Uya45A7CQHey @ShiftinEdu - Come replenish your teaching toolbox with high tech, low tech, no tech tools - Fri 1:45 https://t.co/0WCxJ4T3HK @jloughlin23 @S_Orton @kk_71 @MrMeehanHistory @jloughlin23 and @S_Orton - here's a little more on BOR Survivor! https://t.co/N5rM7P8eQA
10/16
2019
@Rdene915 @Mrs_Koppers @Larryferlazzo @MaggieMaslowski @durstopia @jonbartelt @btcostello05 @Chucktafthttps://t.co/4ogzCQrKlq
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10/14
2019
Explaining their vote on BOR Island - alliances have emerged #sstlap #sschat #usmfac https://t.co/3D4NK2DSeGCheck out my blog post in Ed Week with @Larryferlazzo about authentic writing #DITeaching @MaggieMaslowskihttps://t.co/VNFTttM3tU
Retweeted by Chuck TaftAnother season of BOR Survivor- which Amendment will be the last one on the island? #usmfac #sschat #sstlap #tlaphttps://t.co/gAVOaOTdH5
10/13
2019
@PamelaNosbusch Exactly-but I keep going until I get the awkward high five
10/6
2019
SAVE THE DATE for #USMSPARK 2020! More info to come ... it will be epic! #wischat #wiedu #mnedchat #michedhttps://t.co/ZBibQvYEPX
Retweeted by Chuck TaftNeed 20/20 vision for your 20/20 summer PD? Come to #USMSpark! Get your funds now ... more details later this mon… https://t.co/BJ4Zyw4EYt
Retweeted by Chuck TaftGet the PD sizzle in June 2020 at #USMSpark - reserve your PD funds now, more info to follow! #MASSPchat #MNLeadhttps://t.co/VNXnqLPCxz
10/5
2019
#USMSpark is happening in 2020 - so reserve your PD$ NOW for the best PDextravagaza of the summer! #teachbetterhttps://t.co/ePghjIua0r @AlexHujik @Flocabulary @USMSpark LOVE BIG BALLIN’!
10/4
2019
@breana_akerberg Yup!
10/3
2019
Just a few short days until @WickedDecent leads an exciting #socstudme chat on 10-3 at 7 EDT. Will @SamMandevillehttps://t.co/TSTy6ik2v2
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9/30
2019
Trailer for the big upcoming test -The Taft Bar Exam - It's not too scary ... https://t.co/gPCrEBHjS9 #sschat #sstlap #usmfac
9/28
2019
Just finished ‘Why Learn History..’ by @samwineburg — highly recommend my #sschat colleagues read it. I’ve loved us… https://t.co/zDfqAhlVNv
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9/27
2019
A draft day trade between state governments and both governments - the commissioner approves #sschat #usmfac #sstlap https://t.co/FbIP1YyrSz
9/26
2019
@Chucktaft @ConstitutionCtr Here’s ours... not as colorful https://t.co/swd7YGZu2J
Retweeted by Chuck Taft @MsEisenband @ConstitutionCtr My students have no idea what a direct object is - and we do a ton of grammar. Guess… https://t.co/LjrOhSYzXo @LHPclassroom @JenBaselice Need to get a contingent of LHPers to go @USMSpark 2020 https://t.co/N8hkrUwN7C
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9/25
2019
Our annotated #Preamble today - crystal clear! #sschat #sstlap #usmfac ⁦@ConstitutionCtr⁩ https://t.co/WcKcQnr93U @mrsjamiehalsey June 15-16 in Milrockee! @AndeleeEspinosa June 1t5-16 - I checked to make sure you were off! @tguskey @TomSchimmer @rickwormeli2 @JoyKirr @mctownsley Compliment intended!Join us next Monday (9/30) for our combined #engsschat to talk "Collaborating Across Disciplines" with @AmyJBurger!… https://t.co/NPdwj5yz4w
Retweeted by Chuck Taft @kwillmann Jeez - I hope we all at least came close to hitting the dartboard! #sschat @spotsjaws totally agree, Mark - that's my struggle with integrating #C3framework standards - how to differentiate! #sschatThanks for a great #sschat, everyone! Hopefully we can continue the discussion of targets in the SS classroom and… https://t.co/FLim8tB3s0
9/24
2019
Mark your calendar 10-3, 7 EDT and join @WickedDecent for the next #socstudme chat. We hope to see @ShannonSaglio1https://t.co/6qSBJtn5Bs
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9/23
2019

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