Teaching Resources & Strategies
Teaching with Food History
John Rosinbum | Jun 4, 2019Combining economic, cultural, and social histories in an engaging way, food history shines during year-end reviews.
From Learning to Cite to Learning to Write
Andrea Davis | Oct 9, 2018Davis repurposes Zotero as a course platform to teach historical research and writing skills to undergraduates.
Decolonizing the US History Survey
John Rosinbum | Aug 16, 2018Digital history can help teachers integrate native voices and experiences in their classrooms.
Digging through the Hillary Clinton Email Archive
Max Kemman | Jun 7, 2018Students in Max Kemman's digital history course use Voyant Tools to analyze the Hillary Clinton Email Archive.
Collaborative Reading and Note-Taking
Aiala Levy | Apr 2, 2018Encouraging students in introductory history courses to engage with assigned sources meaningfully ha...
Food in the West
Julia M. Gossard | Mar 29, 2018Students in Julia M. Gossard's Western Civilization course use Northwestern University Knight Lab's TimelineJS to create a digital chronology of the history of food.
The National History Center’s New Teaching Decolonization Resource Collection
Annabel LaBrecque | Mar 19, 2018The National History Center's new Teaching Decolonization Resource Collection provides resources for instructors at any level to teach about decolonization.
Students in the Trenches
Susan Corbesero | Feb 1, 2018Susan Corbesero (The Ellis School) uses the crowdsourcing project, Operation War Diary, in her classroom to help students learn about the First World War.
Elizabeth A. Lehfeldt | Jan 12, 2018We’ve all been there. Our syllabus specifies that a percentage of the course grade will be based on ...