5 Pro Tips for Improving Student Writing with BHP Score

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

New Year, New Tools: BHP Score Upgrade for SY 18/19

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

Teachers of the Year and “Free Like a Puppy”

BHP Team Note: What follows below is a transcript from a speech recently delivered by Bob Regan, Director of the Big History Project, at an event recognizing Teachers of the Year in New Jersey. Veteran BHP teacher Mike Skomba was awarded Teacher of the Year for Somerset County. Let me start by congratulating everyone here … Continue reading Teachers of the Year and “Free Like a Puppy”