African-American Read-In

High school students from East Tennessee Schools participated in the third African-American Read-In at the University of Tennessee. The event was one of many read-ins across the country sponsored by the black caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English and...

Kids Get to Know George Washington

Last week, the occasion of the 285th birthday of the first president of the United States provided an opportunity to have kids get to know George Washington. At Rockland Woods Elementary School near Hagerstown, the Washington County Historical Society made a...

A Virtual Reality Tour of the Old West

Kids are getting to take a virtual reality your of the old west thanks to Google Expeditions. Building their knowledge with images of covered wagons, campsites, and cattle ranches in virtual reality is the goal, as they explore the environment of the old west with...