Jason Manning, BHP Teacher New York, USA Note from BHP Team: You may have heard - BHP Score got a makeover this year! (Read more about that announcement here.) The free essay-scoring service now allows grading on all ten unit Investigations! Plus, students get formative feedback as they write, which opens up all kinds of possibilities … Continue reading 5 Pro Tips for Improving Student Writing with BHP Score
BHP Team Throughout the BHP course, we put a lot of emphasis on writing, and the results are compelling. Our research shows that with clear, consistent feedback over the course of a year, students get better at writing. Great! How do we get even better, faster? Increase how often we give students feedback on their … Continue reading New Year, New Tools: BHP Score Upgrade for SY 18/19
Michelle Tigchelaar Research Associate, University of Washington Washington, USA Note from BHP Team: Food first takes center stage in the Big History Project course in Units 6 and 7, when we look at the transition from foraging to farming. Questions abound: What conditions enabled the development of agriculture? What were the effects on human society? … Continue reading How will we feed the world, when the world is changing?