Elyse Martin | Feb 7, 2019Structures for student living reveal “the educational ideals of the people who built them.”
Texas Revises History Education, Again
Kritika Agarwal | Jan 11, 2019When you must teach to the test, curriculum comes down to content.
Townhouse Notes: Is the Joy of Teaching Fake News?
Allison Miller | Jan 11, 2019Social media can create pressure to curate your life—and your teaching.
History Enrollments Stable in 2017–18
Julia Brookins | Jan 11, 2019The number of undergraduates taking history courses last year changed little from the year before.
Policy Briefings in the History Classroom
Dane Kennedy | Dec 17, 2018An assignment in a course on Victorian Britain helped students understand the relevance of history to their lives.
What Does It Mean to Study History?
Daniel J. McInerney | Nov 7, 2018Two AHA19 sessions will offer a critical look at the accomplishments of Tuning.
Julia Brookins, James Grossman, and Emily Swafford | Nov 1, 2018Many introductory history courses function as roadblocks to student learning and success.
The Mystery of the Commandant’s Writing
Trudy Harrington Becker | Oct 15, 2018Online transcription projects are a dime a dozen. But deciphering one soldier’s undigitized letters proved magical to these freshmen.
To Chart a Course
Lisa Gilbert | Oct 1, 2018A group of eighth graders learns how debates about the past pop up unexpectedly in their everyday lives.
Julia Brookins | Sep 28, 2018What do historians and philosophers at HBCUs need to succeed as scholars and as disciplinary professionals?