Strengthen your students' sense of democracy, social justice, and power of resistance by designing lessons, or even an entire course, based on this case study approach on democracies and dictatorships.
Learn how to get your students talking historically during literacy time. Explore book selection strategies, take-home lessons to foster chronological awareness and vocabulary, and assessment approaches with student work samples.
Explore U.S. and German memorials as resources for teaching contested, controversial history and divergent historical perspectives. Receive free resources and info on fully-funded teacher travel to Germany.
Writing is thinking on paper. Helping students develop a solid understanding of disciplinary practices requires clear expectations and consistent feedback. Review examples of student writing and strategies for helping students.