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created May 06, 2015 12:46 PM
Six months from today, the California History-Social Science Project (CHSSP) will be welcoming teachers, academics, local and state officials, History Project Alumni and leadership to Carnesale ...

U.S.-Cuban Relations during the Cold War and Today

created Mar 31, 2015 03:04 PM
by Shelley Brooks The CHSSP's Cold War History Blueprint includes a lesson ( download here - see pages 74-81) designed to give students insight into the conflict between Cuba and the United ...


created Jan 08, 2015 04:26 PM
By Nancy McTygue The brutal massacre of ten journalists and two policemen in Paris this week shocked and outraged us.  Evil struck at the heart of a world capital, silencing the provocative ...

From Watts to Ferguson: Persistent Structural Inequality

created Dec 18, 2014 11:39 AM
by Shelley Brooks Some students will instinctually be familiar with structural inequality in the United States just by lived experience. Others may be unclear on how this dynamic impacts ...

Countering Bias in History Instruction

created Nov 03, 2014 01:57 PM
by Nancy McTygue - History is an interpretative discipline.  And that’s not something that should worry us.  The recent controversy regarding the revisions to the AP US history exam by the ...