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Blog to the Future: Using Multiliteracies in the Classroom

Classes have been done for a few days now, and an info session on digital history in the classroom led me to ask a dangerous question: … 788 more words

Teaching History

Women in American History

With discussion around the recent Paycheck Fairness Act, we started thinking about important women in U.S. History. We made a short list of important women we think all students should be sure to learn about in school. 183 more words


This e-portfolio will give visitors background on my teaching experiences and education via my current resume, academic papers, teaching philosophy, and my capstone/graduation project as part of San Francisco State University’s venerable… 327 more words

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On Chinua Achebe's book, The Education of a British-Protected Child: Essays

Chinua Achebe, as is well known, is one of the greatest African writers of the post-colonial era. He was an Igbo, born under British colonial rule, who began his writing career in the years just before Nigeria achieved its independence. 1,398 more words

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Women's History

Over the past month I’ve enjoyed the recognition of women’s history.  It’s great to have a month in which women are celebrated, as well as their achievements, and their leaders.   659 more words


Were we wrong about Wikipedia?

When I did my teaching degree we talked a lot about the difference between accurate and reliable websites and those that aren’t so reliable…like Wikipedia. 594 more words

Australian Curriculum

What is Canada? Part 2

The results are in! The students did a great job of adding more terms to the brainstorm chart (all that is in white was from the first attempt in September)! 31 more words

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