Join historian, author, and Chicago Public School teacher, Renee Kreczmer and the Northwest Chicago Historical Society as we recount Chicago’s rich and colorful history. Renee will outline interesting ways, to pass our rich history to the next generation.
Author Bio: Renee Kreczmer:
A student and teacher of Chicago's exciting history for 15 years, Renee Kreczmer is a social studies teacher for the Chicago Public Schools. She has attended educational workshops with the Chicago Architecture Foundation and Chicago History Museum, completed coursework in Chicago history at Roosevelt University, and frequented countless museums, historic sites, history tours, and historical reenactments in her 15-year effort to discover the best materials and methods for teaching the mandated Chicago curriculum to her third-grade students. She shares much of that knowledge and exprience in this book. Ms. Kreczmer has also assisted in social studies curriculum development for the Chicago Public Schools.
There is NO CHARGE and this is a family friendly event, everyone is welcome, Renee Kreczmer’s new book, Just Add Water: Making the City of Chicago, will be available for purchase after the presentation.