Many social studies teachers want to inspire their students to apply what they are learning in class outside of school.
A few years ago, I got caught up in a controversy that changed the way I teach.
History/social studies teachers know they have to cover, at some point, Africa in world history courses and the African American experience in U.S. history courses.
Democracy begins in the classroom.
There couldn’t be a more meaningful time to recognize the work of Lori Wenzinger (center), recipient of the Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Teaching Award of Excellence.