Resources for Summer Scholars

Digital History: Using new technologies to enhance teaching and research.

EDSITEment: A partnership among the National Endowment for the HumanitiesVerizon Foundation, and the National Trust for the Humanities. It is also a member of the Thinkfinity Consortium of premier educational websites. EDSITEment is a resource for teachers, students, and parents searching for high-quality material on the Internet in the subject areas of literature and language arts, foreign languages, art and culture, and history and social studies.

How Students Learn: History in the Classroom (free e-book): M. Suzanne Donovan and John D. Bransford, editors, Committee on How People Learn: A Targeted Report for Teachers, National Research Council

Reading Like a Historian: A curriculum developed by the Stanford History Education Group that focuses on engaging students in historical inquiry. Each lesson revolves around a central historical question and features sets of primary documents designed for groups of students with diverse reading skills and abilities.