When I said that these were all created entirely in Google Drawings in a web browser, (Chrome:) mouths dropped. Anyway, keep up the great work and thank you for making these apps available for all!
We know that John Hancock was a wealthy merchant and prominent politician, but did you know that his suit reveals even more about his life and personality than the documents and portraits he left behind?
In this week's episode of Ben Franklin's World: A Podcast About Early American History, museum professional and textiles expert Kimberly Alexander joins us to explore the world of 18th-century fashion and material culture and what objects like John Hancock’s suit communicate about the past.
#ushistory #fashionhistory #history #materialculture #museums #publichistory #johnhancock #americanrevolution
- Central Michigan UniversityMA History, BA History and Social Science
- Saginaw Valley State UniversityCertification in Secondary Education
Teacher: We are trying to close the achievement gap all wrong
The laserlike focus on math and reading ignores other things that are vital to closing it.
Project Based Learning - An Explanation and Model Rubrics
As I do every year, I am taking this week to relax, recharge, and ski with friends. While I'm away I will be re-running the most popular pos
What Happens To Your Brain When You're Having A Brilliant Idea | Fast Co...
When a lightbulb suddenly goes off in your mind, what process led to that "aha!" moment?
This Teacher Taught His Class A Powerful Lesson About Privilege - xphobe
1. I once saw a high school teacher lead a simple, powerful exercise to teach his class about privilege and social mobility. He started by g
There’s No "I" in Teacher: 8 Rules of Thumb for Collaborative Planning
Teachers become learning designers when given the space to collaborate by (among other things) cultivating trust, keeping it simple, and ens
Girl, 11, demands more female superheroes: See how DC Comics responded
Rowan Hansen’s superpowers don’t include bending steel or flying with a cape, but that hasn’t stopped the 11-year-old girl from saving...