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The iPad: A Digital History Gateway

May 5 2012
Can iPads open an exciting new world filled with digital textbooks and sources? [...] »

Building Background Knowledge for English Language Learners

Mar 3 2012
How can we help our 5th-grade ELL students build background and make connections with our social studies curriculum? [...] »

World War and Literature

Mar 3 2012
Can you suggest any literature covering World War I to World War II that my 10th-grade world history class can read? [...] »

Historic Stories, Fictional Accounts: Achieving Multiperspectivity

Dec 12 2011
Nonfiction texts are great sources for learning about historical events and figures. However, do fictional accounts also have a place in the history classroom? [...] »

Understanding Civic Republicanism

Dec 12 2011
In order for students to grasp the importance of American civic republicanism, they must first understand its origins. [...] »

Sifting for Sources

Nov 11 2011
Curious to discover how to introduce young learners to primary and secondary sources? Click here now! [...] »

North Carolina History+Technology

Oct 10 2011
Incorporating technology is an excellent way to engage students and deepen their understanding. [...] »

Resources for Teaching Local History

Oct 10 2011
Unsure how to construct a curriculum that focuses on the history of your area? Click here to alleviate your confusion! [...] »

National History Day in Kentucky

Oct 10 2011
NHD is a great way to get students to interact with history. KY teachers check this out! [...] »

Brain-based Research

Oct 10 2011
What's in a brain? Quite a lot actually! Discover how brain research relates to the history classroom. [...] »