Five reasons to teach Big History

Casey Lever, BHP Teacher Queensland, Australia  Teaching the Big History Project course fosters a love of learning, a critical mind, and the courage to meet the future. First, let me make it clear where I am coming from: the Australian Curriculum: History provides a rigorous, traditional, and truly valid approach to the discipline of history … Continue reading Five reasons to teach Big History

BHP Exchanges Calendar

BHP Team Bookmark this page! BHP teachers are lifelong learners by nature, and monthly Exchanges are opportunities to connect with academics and educators on the front lines of research. Got questions about stars content from Unit 3? Enter: University of Michigan astrophysicist Cameron Gibelyou. Wondering about facilitating productive classroom discourse? We bring in instructional experts, … Continue reading BHP Exchanges Calendar

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