How to teach about learning

Alternative title: what should I do about kids who don’t like my class? -One problem I am currently working on as a teacher is how to get kids to understand why I teach the way I do. It is difficult because it is a personal and emotional problem as well as a conceptual one: in […]

when history gets personal

my 10th grade students have been studying social movements for the 4 weeks. after a case study of Indian independence that the class investigated together, students¬†formed research groups to investigate their chosen movements, all taking place in the second half of the twentieth century in countries around the globe. choices of social movements to study […]