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Date: Oct 1 2019
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Visual Literacy: Making Lessons Accessible and Inclusive

Guest Blog Post by Wendy Harris, High School Social Studies & Teacher of the Blind at Metro Deaf School in St. Paul, Minnesota.  

You want to get your students to work with primary sources, but you have students who struggle with reading English text. Maybe they have a learning disability, English is not the…

enews
Date: Sep 25 2019
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EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 31 for September 25, 2019

 

ENews
Date: Sep 18 2019
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EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 31 for September 18, 2019   NEWS JFK Library Foundation - Profile in Courage Essay Contest - Information  National Archives Foundation: Rightfully Yours - Youth Art Contest - Information   

 

eNews
Date: Sep 11 2019
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EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 29 for September 11, 2019 NEWS Emerging America is offering the fully online version of our popular Accessing Inquiry course on teaching Students with Disabilities as well as offering face-to-face and online sessions of the course on teaching English Learners. Both courses meet state PD requirements. Registration and info. Emerging America History and…
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Date: Aug 28 2019
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EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 28 for August 28, 2019   NEWS Emerging America History and Social Science PLC 2019-2020. October 10, November 14, January 9, April 9. Meets at Haymarket Cafe, 185 Main Street, Northampton, 3:30-5:00pm. Registration Opens Soon.
Forge
Date: Aug 27 2019
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Guest Post by Lori Austin: A personal reflection on the Industrial Revolution by a 4th grade teacher

Over the summer of 2019, 70 teachers participated in an immersive NEH-funded Emerging America workshop exploring transformational innovation in Springfield, MA and up and down the Connecticut River Valley. Teachers learned about causes and consequences of precision manufacturing processes invent…

Oxbow
Date: Aug 21 2019
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EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 27 for August 21, 2019

 

Emerging America 2019-2020 courses open for registration. 

The full History eNews will return August 28. Submit events by August 25. 

Contact rcairn@collaborative.org.

 

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Oxbow
Date: Aug 7 2019
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EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 26 for August 7, 2019

 

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Library of Congress has restored and made available the Gandhara Scroll 

For many more resources - https://padlet.com/rcairn/joct7wc3bvr8 

Oxbow - EA
Date: Jul 31 2019
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EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 25 for July 31, 2019

 

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Massachusetts Civic Trust Fund - Massachusetts Legislature includes $1.5million in budget for Civics Education professional development! 

Link to 2019 proposed Federal USA Civics Act. Supported by the National Council for the Social Studies. 

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Date: Jul 31 2019
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EMERGING AMERICA HISTORY eNEWS Vol. 6, Issue 19 for May 15, 2019

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OJJP Report on juvenile incarceration. Encouraging news yet signs of enduring racial disparity. 

New! Historic Newspapers research on 19th Amendment in Chronicling America. Explore Women's Suffrage. 

New! Library of Congress online exhibition…