Teaching and Learning
Transitioning to Online Teaching
Steven Mintz | Mar 17, 2020Pivoting your history courses online? Here are some tips for that transition.
The Reality of Joan of Arc
Lucy Barnhouse | Mar 16, 2020Centering a Hollywood History course on the medieval period makes students grapple with facts vs. misconceptions.
Laura Ansley | Mar 2, 2020For one history teacher, a life membership in the AHA was better than an engagement ring.
Molly Reed | Feb 28, 2020Despite unique challenges, prison college courses can be incredibly rewarding for both students and teachers.
History by Text and Thing
ShawnaKim Lowey-Ball | Feb 26, 2020Are we doing research wrong? ShawnaKim Lowey-Ball wonders if we should ask so much from our students and ourselves before we get into the archives.
An Immodest Proposal
Mary Lindemann | Feb 24, 2020Is it time to rethink the introductory history course? AHA President Mary Lindemann has some thoughts.
Looking Back and Ahead
James Grossman | Feb 10, 2020An update on the challenges facing the AHA.
Photographs by Marc Monaghan (unless otherwise noted) | Feb 5, 2020We cannot recap the entire four days of activities at the 2020 annual meeting, but here is a taste.
Growing into Teaching Career Diversity for Historians
Amanda Seligman | Jan 29, 2020One professor writes about her experience building a graduate course on Career Diversity that goes beyond cover letters and résumés.
How to Improve Your HGSA
Alicia DeMaio | Jan 27, 2020A workshop at AHA20 helped HGSA officers think through how to retain institutional knowledge and improve their effectiveness.