Resources for Faculty
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.
Letters of Rec
From the Professional Division
Suzanne Marchand | Sep 4, 2018Writing (and reading) these formulaic commendations is a task with few rewards.
Hierarchy and Needs
From the Executive Director
James Grossman | Sep 1, 2018The age of the all-powerful Doktorvater is gone, but his influence still permeates our culture.
Why Read Why Learn History
Elizabeth Elliott | Aug 20, 2018What’s the point of studying history if you can look up facts and figures on your smartphone?
Reimagining the History Survey Course
Steven Mintz | Apr 23, 2018Faculty members at universities across the country are experimenting with new models for history survey courses and different approaches to...
Points of Interest
Lendol Calder | Jan 12, 2018The Mechanics of Class Participation
Never Too Far Away
Susan Rhoades Neel | Jan 12, 2018The Mechanics of Class Participation
A Dot Matrix
Charles S. Young | Jan 12, 2018The Mechanics of Class Participation
Are We Giving Students Something Worthwhile to Talk About?
David A. Gerber | Jan 12, 2018The Mechanics of Class Participation