BHP’s Online Professional Development Course and the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers

BHP Team The Australian Professional Standards for Teachers (APST) exist to assist all Australian teachers in growing and developing their professional knowledge and expertise. Teaching Big History, the BHP teachers’ course, is mapped against the APST and provides evidence of your continuing professional growth and development. Once you have completed Teaching Big History, you will … Continue reading BHP’s Online Professional Development Course and the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers

Five reasons to teach Big History

Casey Lever, BHP Teacher Queensland, Australia If you’re able to teach the BHP course, I expect it will profoundly affect you and your teaching of history. Here are five reasons I believe Big History will become something you love: The BHP course provides a narrative and framework for all student learning. Big History asks the … Continue reading Five reasons to teach Big History

So you’ve decided to teach Big History

Rachel Hansen, BHP Teacher Iowa, USA Note: This blog post is featured in Session 1.1 of Teaching Big History, our online training course for new and returning BHP teachers. You can delve even deeper into the topic of what to expect teaching BHP there! The first year teaching Big History feels like drinking from the … Continue reading So you’ve decided to teach Big History