TCHERS' VOICE Teaching Channel Blog
Entries related to: social-studies

Supporting Students in Developing Persuasive Policy Arguments

Mr. G. was a literacy teacher at a Colorado high school where more than 80 percent of the...

Read More

Youth In Front: New Resource in Support of Youth Civic Engagement

We've all witnessed an impressive array of youth civic engagement in the last month in the wake...

Read More

Engaging Youth in Civic Action Through Writing

Can writing be a civic action?

Our answer is an emphatic, "Yes!"

Read More

4 Tips for Assessing Digital Literacy in Your Classroom

Can your students contend with the disinformation, misinformation, and propaganda that floods...

Read More

What Makes You Mad? Channeling Student Energy Into Action

When was the last time you asked your students, “What makes you really mad?

Read More

7 Ways to Engage Your Students in SOTU 2018

Do you plan to use the State of the Union address this week as a text in your classroom?

Whether...

Read More

Educating for Democracy: A Deep Dive

The Educating for Democracy Deep Dive is a collaboration between Teaching Channel and the Civic...

Read More

Engaging Youth in Thoughtful Dialogue Across Distance & Difference

How could Syrian refugees transform a school in Los Angeles from 7,500 miles away?

Read More

The Power of Collaboration for ELLs

As educators, we know the value of collaboration. We ask our students to do it daily, and we...

Read More

Are You Prepared to Talk About Race?

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”

Read More

Social Justice: Lesson Planning Resources

When events like those in Charlottesville, Virginia happen, we watch the news in disbelief and...

Read More

The Great American Solar Eclipse: Across the Curriculum

Total Eclipse of the… Start?

Bonnie Tyler's infamous tune has been resonating for months and the...

Read More

Teaching for Civic Engagement: Taking Action Project

As I’ve been writing about in this Teaching for Civic Engagement blog series, I’m thinking about...

Read More

Reflections on Teaching for Civic Engagement

See Matt’s Video on Teaching Channel: Encouraging Students to Take Action

Read More

Teaching for Civic Engagement: Vocabulary for Action

See Matt’s Video on Teaching Channel: Encouraging Students to Take Action

Read More

Why Social Studies? It's Self-Evident!

“High school students hate history. When they list their favorite subjects, history always comes...

Read More

Teaching for Civic Engagement: Criteria for Effective Civic Engagement

See Matt’s Video on Teaching Channel: Encouraging Students to Take Action

Read More

Teaching for Civic Engagement: Petitions for Change

See Matt’s Video on Teaching Channel: Encouraging Students to Take Action

Read More

DO NOW: What is Whiteness?

Editors Note: This post was originally published on Catherine's blog on Medium.

Read More

Educating Students to Think Intensively and Critically

It’s Sunday, February 12, 2017 and the top headline of The Huffington Post reads, “MILLER...

Read More

ADVERTISEMENT

BlogListingAd-1

Most Popular Articles This Month

SEARCH BLOGS

      Posts by Tag

      See all

      WANT TO PARTNER WITH US?

      We're always looking for new TCHERS' VOICE bloggers! If you're interested in writing an article, please get in touch with us. 

      Learn More

      Blog Disclaimer