KAGE Conference 2020 Presenters - Kirchner

Jana Kirchner, Ph.D., is an educator with 29 years of experience. She has served as a school district instructional supervisor, an assistant professor at Western Kentucky University, a social studies consultant, and a high school social studies and English teacher. She earned her Ph.D. in educational leadership from the University of Louisville. Kirchner coauthored Inquiry-Based Lessons in U.S. History: Decoding the Past with Andrew McMichael and Parenting Gifted Children 101 with Tracy Inman. She provides professional development on social studies strategies, inquiry, and gifted topics with JK Consulting. https://janakirchner.com/



Monday, February 24: Questioning, Investigating, Using Evidence, and Communicating Conclusions: Understanding the Inquiry Practices in Kentucky’s Social Studies Standards and Using Them to Challenge Gifted Learners