Teaching with Digital History

  • From Learning to Cite to Learning to Write

    Perspectives Daily

    Andrea Davis | Oct 9, 2018

    Davis repurposes Zotero as a course platform to teach historical research and writing skills to undergraduates.
  • Decolonizing the US History Survey

    Perspectives Daily

    John Rosinbum | Aug 16, 2018

    Digital history can help teachers integrate native voices and experiences in their classrooms.
  • Digging through the Hillary Clinton Email Archive

    AHA Today

    Max Kemman | Jun 7, 2018

    Students in Max Kemman's digital history course use Voyant Tools to analyze the Hillary Clinton Email Archive.
  • Food in the West

    AHA Today

    Julia M. Gossard | Mar 29, 2018

    Students 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.

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  • Students in the Trenches

    Susan Corbesero | Feb 1, 2018

    Susan 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, 2017

    John 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, 2017

    Julia 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, 2017

    Lindsey 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, 2017

    Since first publishing in August 2016, Teaching w/ #DigHist has offered a range of teaching tools to instructors interested in...
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