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.
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December 03, 2014
November 12, 2014
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
The new AP U.S. History standards have brought up old conversations about the politics and purpose of history education.