Digging Up a History Lesson with School Archaeology

Elementary school students are digging up a history lesson with school archaeology, simulating a real archaeological dig so that students can learn about primary sources and artifacts. At Parker-Bennett-Curry Elementary School, fifth graders enthusiastically went...

Classrooms Take Students Back in Time

High school students are getting to know history first hand, as classrooms take students back in time to experience the 1920s and 1930s. It isn’t enough for students at Moriarty High School to ready about the Great Dust Bowl conditions in “Of Mice and...

Digging Deep into How History is Taught

Teachers are digging deep into how history is taught, after discovering that many students are unaware of important historical events and experiences. At Central Washington University, professor Susana Flores told a class of future teachers that students were shocked...