Making Meaning in an Ocean of Stories – Carinna Tarvin | The OC for Social Studies

OER Conference for K-12 Social Studies | Track Talk: The Power of Narrative

Making Meaning in an Ocean of Stories

How do we and our students make meaning out of the hundreds of stories we consume every day? How do we help students create and tend to the narrative identities that guide them through their lives? How can we harness the power of narrative to build a better world? How is TikTok related to systemic change? Let’s explore these questions together!

About Carinna
Carinna Tarvin has taught AP World History, US History, and AVID in highly diverse, dynamic urban schools for 15 years. She was on the Executive Board of the Washington State Council for the Social Studies for 10+ years, serving as Director of Social Media and Co-President.


OER Conference for K-12 Social Studies
August 5-7, 2020

We’re all exploring ways to ensure our students’ learning – and our own – continues to advance. Our new professional development conference for social studies can help meet those needs.


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