Landing on the Moon and Resting on our Laurels

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009 Posted in HistoryRemix | No Comments »

I always get nostalgic in the summertime. With the anniversary of the 1st moon landing, I am pulled back to my formative years. Beyond the general pride and ... Read more..

HistoryRemix: Post Hole History

Wednesday, April 8th, 2009 Posted in HistoryRemix, teaching & learning | No Comments »

I call this type of historical study "post hole" history. Interesting what Marc Aronson writes in The Textbook Problem: Is It Possible to Teach World History in High School? ... Read more..

Learning Voice

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009 Posted in observations | No Comments »

(Re-published from: I'm having a hard time shrugging off the hesitancy on the part of some students to exercise their voice outside of the safety of classroom walls.  For ... Read more..