Social Studies 21
YLI and West Virginia
The Youth Leadership Initiative through a grant provided by the Comcast Foundation has embarked on a three year commitment to educators across West Virginia called Social Studies 21. YLI will host a series of FREE regional workshops and state conferences each summer from 2010 until 2012.
Attendance and all resources associated with the workshops and state conference are FREE to all West Virginia educators, but registration is required. Thirty educators will be provided free lodging the night prior to and the night of the 2012 State Conference in Harpers Ferry.
Register now to participate in the 2012 State Conference!
Highlights of the 2012 State Conference Include:
- Harpers Ferry and Thoughts on Change
- John Brown's Raid and the reactions - Thoughts on Leadership
- A Nation Divided
- YLI Materials and programs and how the support the themes presented at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
- A Trek the Trails excursion
Two Nights Lodging Provided
Charles Town, July 23 - 25 at the Inn at Charles Town
Space is limited so register now, and be sure to participate!