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Browse Blog - professional development

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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. [...] »

Bookmark This! Contests for Students and Teachers

Jan 11 2009
Spring deadlines for teacher and student competitions based on pedagogical and academic excellence. [...] »

Save the Date! National Teach-In on Lincoln!

Jan 5 2009
Register now for this program with expert historians geared for middle and high schoolers. [...] »

Department of Education Publishes 2009 Teaching American History Grant Notice

Dec 19 2008
Application process opens for 2009 Teaching American History Grants. [...] »

Comment Period Begins on Changes to Selection Criteria for Teaching American History Grants

Nov 10 2008
The Office of Innovation and Improvement in the U.S. Department of Education proposes to change the final selection criteria of the Teaching American History (TAH) grant program. [...] »

Thinking Like a Historian: Rethinking History Instruction

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

Technology in the Classroom: Wikis

Apr 1 2008
Wiki Wisdom: Lessons for Educators (EdWeek, September 12, 2007) by instructional-technology coach Kristin Hokason offers an overview on using wikis in the classroom. [...] »