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...

Learning About Dia de los Muertos

Middle school students are learning about Dia de los Muertos, the Hispanic Day of the Dead holiday. At Goshen Middle School, students have spent weeks preparing for the upcoming celebration. On the final day, November 2, they will open the doors to other students,...

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...