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Browse Blog - historical thinking

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Teaching about Columbus Day: Mythbusters

Oct 6 2009
Will the REAL Cristoforo Colombo please stand up. [...] »

Bookmark This! Gilder Lehrman's History Now

Sep 23 2009
It's all about the American Revolution. [...] »

Online Professional Development through the Library of Congress

Sep 21 2009
Library of Congress professional development for teachers emphasizes a self-paced look at resources and methodologies. [...] »

Especially for Teachers: Annenberg Media's Online U.S. History Textbook

Sep 2 2009
Here's a digital textbook for teachers packed with resources. [...] »

National History Club: Having Fun AND Doing History

Jul 21 2009
The 375 chapters of the National History Club make history come alive. [...] »

John Brown, Harpers Ferry, Students, History and Technology

Jun 26 2009
Middle school students interpret history at Harpers Ferry. [...] »

Remember the Ladies—But Not Just in March

Feb 28 2009
Women's history should be integral to the total narrative of American history. [...] »

Register for Your Virtual Seat: Smithsonian Education Online Lincoln Conference

Jan 23 2009
If you missed this two-day online event, watch the videos from the Abraham Lincoln: a Smithsonian Education Online Conference on the website. [...] »

Thinking Like a Historian: Rethinking History Instruction

Jul 17 2008
Are students ever too young to start learning to think like historians? [...] »

Journal of the Association for History and Computing

May 27 2008
The current online issue of Journal of the Association for History and Computing (April 2008) highlights the use of digitized primary source documents in the classroom and in the archives. [...] »