Exploring Local History During Remote Learning

Even when much of our time is spent at home, learners and educators can still get out and explore history. We can even do so […]

Teaching at Every Level with Data-Rich Digital Maps

If you’ve read my previous posts here on TechNotes, you may be able to guess that I’m a big fan of maps. Not only is […]

Online Resources for Constitution Day

Though it was not to take effect until ratification by the states, the United States Constitution — the foundational document of the modern U.S. government […]

The Big List of Remote Learning Social Studies Resources

Earlier this week, we took a look a several places educators can find engaging STEM and STEAM resources designed for remote learning. In this post, […]

Digital Resources for Independence Day

In the U.S., July 4 marks Independence Day, a holiday that celebrates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. The Declaration signaled a turning point […]

StoryMap JS: Creating Immersive Social Studies Education

Teaching social studies subjects — history, civics, geography, and more — can be a challenge. Multiple elements of time and space are required to create […]

Free Digital Resources for Texas History Month

Texas history is rich with narrative, with heroic scenes fit for oil paintings, and with grand changes that illustrate the trajectory of the communities and […]

Experiencing Early American History with Interactive Resources

Thanksgiving, despite not becoming a national holiday until the Civil War, is a time of year steeped in images of America’s colonial past. For educators […]

Ken Burns in the Classroom

Ken Burns in the Classroom: Ken Burns and his collaborators have been creating historical...

Bring the World into Your Library with Google Geography Tools

I’ve loved maps for as long as I can remember. I think I was in first grade when I saw and felt a globe with […]

Social Studies A/B Year Schedule for British Columbia’s New Curriculum

Social Studies A/B Year Kindergarten to Grade 7 Schedule for British Columbia’s New Curriculum Back by popular demand! Here is a great resource to help […]

Check, Please! Starter Course Released

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