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December 03, 2014

The Importance of Wait Time: Teaching Ferguson in the Era of Instant News

Recent events in Ferguson Missouri deserve to be discussed in the classroom, but teachers need to think carefully before bringing up these topics to make sure that difficult conversations are also productive ones.

November 12, 2014

Using Letters to Teach the Holidays (and History)

Teaching holidays can be an interruption from regular instruction, or they can be an opportunity for rich, common- core aligned discussions. Now that's something worth celebrating!

October 08, 2014

Happy Histories

The new AP U.S. History standards have brought up old conversations about the politics and purpose of history education.



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