Teaching with Digital History
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.
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.
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.
Teaching with Digital Archives
John Rosinbum | Nov 30, 2017John Rosinbum illustrates how instructors can use digital archives to introduce students to archival research and related issues of resource inequity.
Mapping the Early Modern World
Julia M Gossard | Oct 23, 2017Julia M Gossard (Utah State Univ.) uses Google Maps to assign a mapping project to students in her survey course on the early modern world.
Blending Local and Spatial History
Lindsey Passenger Wieck | Sep 25, 2017Lindsey Passenger Wieck explains how students in her history classroom use Carto to create maps & become critical consumers of maps & media.
Teaching w/ #DigHist in the New School Year
John Rosinbum | Aug 31, 2017Since first publishing in August 2016, Teaching w/ #DigHist has offered a range of teaching tools to instructors interested in...