Archives for February 9, 2013

  1. Where Progress Comes From and How We Can Create More of It

    Collective_Knowledge

    As I read the introduction to Stephen Johnson’s new book, Future Perfect: The Case for Progress in a Networked Age, 2012 I find myself thinking about the interconnectedness of today’s outcomes to the work of many in the years past.  In the process of setting up his book, Johnson retells about the story of the […]

  2. NY Times Machine

    Are you looking for primary sources for your students to use? Are you stumped at finding new places to get non-fiction historical text for your students? Do you need news articles for comparison and reflection?   Check out NY Times Machine!   We are currently doing a unit on the Civil War, and I can’t […]