Bridgette Byrd O’Connor, BHP Team Member Louisiana, USA Well, we’re all probably in some weird limbo land at the moment with the spread of the coronavirus shutting down schools across the nation and the world. And while it can be a pretty scary time for kids (and adults!), there are lots of connections that can … Continue reading To what extent has the Modern Revolution been a positive or a negative force?
OER Project Team Washington, USA For the time being, we’re at home, as are our students. For those of us that haven’t taught at a distance before, this can be a little daunting. We know it isn’t as simple as setting up a Google Hangout with our classes and settling into an otherwise familiar routine. … Continue reading From the Classroom to the Homeroom
BHP Team Washington, USA So, you’re a kid stuck at home and bored silly when you could be with classmates enjoying world history class. Or, you’re a teacher whose plans for the whole year have been upended. Or you’re a parent scrambling to provide care and activities for a child who would, under normal circumstances, … Continue reading Schools Closed During a Pandemic a Century Ago. Did it Work?