Teaching High School Students
How to Engage in Government
DATE: Saturday, March 23, 2019
WHERE: Utica Public Library – 2nd Floor
303 Genesee St., Utica, NY 13501
SPEAKER: Laura Ladd Bierman, Executive Director LWVNY
Lisa Kissinger, President of NYS Social Studies Supervisory Association
The speakers will present on the Participation in Government curriculum developed by the
League of Women Voters NY in conjunction with four NYS Social Studies educators. This is
a seven-lesson module that covers the Civics requirements for NYS High School Seniors. A sample lesson plan will be reviewed during the presentation.
SCHEDULE: 10:00 Registration & Refreshments
10:30 – noon Program
COST: No cost, however, there will be an opportunity
to make goodwill donations to offset the cost of refreshments.