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Issues and Research

Can students with learning disabilities learn historical thinking? They certainly can! If you find yourself struggling to adapt lesson plans for inclusive classrooms, check out this article for useful tips, tricks, and suggestions. FIND OUT MORE »

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Select individual states for testing and graduation data. Click state name for more detailed information. Data from Report on the State of History Education (2010).

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Research Briefs

Key research in history education

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Can students with learning disabilities learn historical thinking? They [...] »

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Teach your students to "solve" history. Discover the wonders of direct [...] »

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Teaching historical thinking is challenging in a survey class where students [...] »

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Topics issues in history education

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What impact do AP history courses have? Do they give eager students an [...] »

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Instant updating? Access inequality? Experts weigh the pros and cons. [...] »

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Spotlight: Report on History Education

A report on the state of history educationThis report examines history education, primarily at the state level. The updated report includes state policies and national programs as of 2010, including world history requirements and testing.

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