Tag Archives: Humanities

Hacking the Humanities

The humanities teacher in me could not resist attending “Hacking the Humanities” with Lawrence Reiff. He starts out discussing the importance of the humanities – it’s not about STEM, it’s about STEAM! Teaching the humanities is about collaboration – perhaps … Continue reading

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Six Sites for Primary Source Materials

It is officially August and most educators are beginning to feel the pressure that is the beginning of school. As we start to look at rosters and enrollment, we start to pull out and revamp old lesson plans and search … Continue reading

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Day 1 of the Annual AP Conference – Art History for New Teachers

So, today was Day 1 of my attendance at the Annual College Board AP Conference. This year it is hosted in the beautiful city of San Francisco. Today is the pre-conference and I registered for the all-day workshop for New … Continue reading

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California Curriculum to Now Include “Homosexual History”

California is the first state in the union to add a component of gay and lesbian history to its curriculum. Advocates are hailing the decision as on par with including sections on other minorities in the curriculum (African Americans, Women, … Continue reading

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