Using Culturally Responsive Lessons to Boost Engagement

SOURCE STUDENT ENGAGEMENT Using Culturally Responsive Lessons to Boost Engagement Identifying students’ likes and interests and connecting them to course content is a good way to get students motivated to learn.By Rann…

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How Native Americans Struggled to Survive on the Trail of Tears

SOURCE In the early 1800s, the sovereign Cherokee nation covered a vast region that included northwest Georgia and adjacent land in Tennessee, North Carolina and Alabama. Under the terms of an 1819 treaty, the United States guaranteed that Cherokee land…

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46 photos of life at a Japanese internment camp, taken by Ansel Adams

SOURCE While the US celebrates Victory Over Japan Day September 2, let's not forget the suffering of about 110,000 Japanese Americans who were forced to live in internment camps. Even…

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