2018-2019 Face to Face ASE Social Studies

These workshops are designed for any college and career readiness instructor working with students at the adult secondary education level (grade equivalents 9 to 12.9).  The Adult Secondary Education Specialty Certificates are described here.

  • Each course is 6 hours
  • Eight, 6-hour courses are required to earn the ASE Specialty Certificate
  • Each ASE Specialty Certificate is 48 hours. 
  • The ASE Science/Math and ASE Language Arts/Social Studies Specialty Certificates require a set course of study.
  • The ASE General Specialty Certificate allows participants to select which two courses to take in each of the 4 content areas.  Participants must take 2 courses in each content area to earn the ASE General Certificate.  

 

ASE SS 01: US History

This course focuses on building the US History content knowledge adult students need for adult secondary education, college, and career success. Content is aligned with North Carolina Adult Education Content Standards, and the course emphases both content and creative teaching strategies, techniques, and activities for teaching the concepts students need to know about American History from the period of European exploration through Reconstruction.  Participants will learn how to design and use contextual, interactive and collaborative lessons and activities to enhance instruction.  

Date Course Location Building Registration Closing Date Registration
9/27/2018 ASE SS 01: US History Davidson County CC 297 DCCC Rd. Thomasville, NC 27360 Reich 105 9/20/2018 Register Here



ASE SS 02: Modern US HistoryThis course focuses on building the US History content knowledge adult students need for adult secondary education, college, and career success. Content is aligned with North Carolina Adult Education Standards, and the course emphases both content and creative teaching strategies, techniques, and activities for teaching the concepts students need to know about American History from 1877 through the present.  Participants will learn how to design and use contextual, interactive and collaborative lessons and activities to enhance instruction.   

Date Course Location Building Registration Closing Date Registration
9/28/2018 ASE SS 02: Modern US History Davidson County CC 297 DCCC Rd. Thomasville, NC 27360 Reich 105 9/20/2018 Register Here

  
ASE SS 03: Civics and EconomicsThis course focuses on building the US History content knowledge adult students need for adult secondary education, college, and career success. Content is aligned with North Carolina Adult Education Standards, and the course emphasizes both content and creative teaching strategies, techniques, and activities for teaching the concepts students need to know about Civics and Economics with a special economics emphasis on personal financial literacy.  Participants will learn how to design and use contextual, interactive and collaborative lessons and activities to enhance instruction.  

Date Course Location Building Registration Closing Date Registration
11/15/2018 ASE SS 03: Civics and Economics Alamance CC
1304 Plaza Drive (Exit 145)
Burlington NC 27215
Dillingham Campus and Room 120 11/8/2018 Register Here


ASE SS 04: World History and GeographyThis course focuses on building the world history content knowledge adult students need for adult secondary education, college, and career success. Content is aligned with North Carolina Adult Education Standards with emphasis on creative instructional techniques, strategies, and activities to teach the concepts students need to know about world history since the mid-15th century and the major turning points that have shaped the modern world.  Physical and human geography concepts will be emphasized that allow students to better understand our multicultural world.  Participants will learn how to design and use contextual, interactive and collaborative lessons and activities to enhance instruction.  

Date Course Location Building Registration Closing Date Registration
11/9/2018 ASE SS 04: World History and Geography Cape Fear CC 411 N. Front Street Wilmington, NC 28401  S Building (McLeod) and Room S-105 11/1/2018 Register Here