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Beyond the Violence: Nigeria from a Socio-Economic Perspective

created Jun 23, 2014 01:01 PM
by Shelley Brooks Building off a recent Current Context piece on Boko Haram and Nigeria , this post suggests ways to use Common Core-aligned strategies to discuss Nigeria’s current events in the ...

Teaching the Ukrainian Crisis with Maps

created May 14, 2014 02:11 PM
by Shelley Brooks In a follow up to the Current Context pieces "Ukraine and Crimea" and " Ukrainian Conflict Update ", here are a few ways for you to incorporate visual sources into the ...

The Cold War and the Environment, Part 2

created May 06, 2014 02:47 PM
This blog is a continuation from an earlier post. Read Part 1 here . These industrial centers, suburban homes, and urban cores were connected by thousands of miles of new and upgraded highways ...

The Cold War and the Environment, Part 1

created Apr 23, 2014 10:28 AM
by Shelley Brooks We’re all familiar with the geopolitical strands of the Cold War – the nuclear threats and positioning, decolonization, protests, battles, and wars – but what about what was ...

History Blueprint at the AHA

created Jan 08, 2014 12:38 PM
Posted on January 7, 2014 by Shennan Hutton I had the good fortune to attend the American Historical Association (AHA) conference in Washington, DC, this week. Michelle Delgado, a ...
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