OER Project: We’re on the Move!

BHP Team Washington, USA Note: After seven years and nearly 400 posts, the Big History Blog has officially moved to a new home at the OER Project Blog. While we will no longer be updating this blog, our complete archive of learning and professional development resources will remain here for you. Read on below for … Continue reading OER Project: We’re on the Move!

Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19): How history can help put it all in perspective

By BHP/WHP Team Please note that this blog contains information that might be upsetting for some people. The focus on, and the response to, the most recent coronavirus (COVID-19) has been overwhelming. Many people are frightened about their health and that of their loved ones, and appropriately so. We should be vigilant about taking measures … Continue reading Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19): How history can help put it all in perspective

WHP and BHP: The Perfect Pair

Megan Shultz, BHP Teacher New Jersey, USA “Mrs. Schultz? Are we learning Big History again this year?” This is the question that Justin, a student in my eighth-grade class asked me on the first day of school. He seemed a bit confused when I told the class I was teaching them World History Project (WHP). … Continue reading WHP and BHP: The Perfect Pair