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Teaching the Reconstruction? Ford's Theatre's Sarah Jencks leads teachers [...] »

Two letters from 1800 Tripoli lead into a story of piracy, privateering, [...] »

Historian Allida Black analyzes FDR's April 28, 1935 Fireside Chat. What [...] »

Professor Meredith Lair examines a 1971 political cartoon and what it says [...] »

Challenge students to gather evidence from multiple primary sources. Here, a [...] »

If students lack historical context, they can miss the substance of a [...] »

Analyzing a source requires context for a more complete understanding.

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Excite students by introducing them to primary sources that answer questions [...] »

What do slave receipts reveal? Ever considered using similar documents to [...] »

Use autobiographies to deconstruct views of slavery and historical heroes. [...] »