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Digital Classroom

This nifty tool is not only fun to use, but also very useful in the history classroom! Students can use this free website to constructing their own short digital movies, in doing so they will learn how to utilize primary sources and develop their historical thinking skills. FIND OUT MORE »

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Digital classroom tools

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Maximize student creativity with these tools that let students create their own [...] »

Map, "2000 Census Map of Haitian Ancestry," 2010, Social Explorer

Navigate census data from 1940 to 2000 using interactive maps. [...] »

Free Technology for Teachers' guide to Google displayed in Yudu format

Go beyond Google Search with this free guide to Google services. [...] »

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Beyond the Chalkboard

Teachers demonstrate digital tool strategies

Kristina Frank of Eagle Ridge Middle School brings modern and historical [...] »

Screencapture, Digital Storytelling in the Classroom, January 25, 2010

See how one 8th-grade teacher introduced herself to digital storytelling with [...] »

Vietnam Political Cartoon. The My Lai Ditch Claims Another Victim

High school teacher Joe Jelen introduces the primary source analysis strategy " [...] »

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Classrooms can communicate locally and globally via Skype. Why not join the [...] »

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