Experience Facing History

  • Are your students trying to make sense of the events in Baltimore? Our resources and guiding questions can help young people explore and understand current events in a thoughtful and historically appropriate way.
  • Young people are powerful agents of change. Our "Turn the Tide" blog post has 3 tips to harness students’ wisdom and energy into a whole-school approach for building a caring community.
  • Can Music be an Agent of Change? Our four-part “Sounds of Change” blog series explores how the the lyrical sounds of soul music intertwined with the complex social changes of the 1950s and 60s.
  • Introducing “To Kill a Mockingbird” to your classroom? These 3 classroom-ready activities help students consider how the setting, characters’ point-of-view, and even their own life experience, can factor into a critical read of this classic novel.
  • Breaking Poetry Out of the English Classroom: This Facing History educator uses poetry in her Social Studies classroom to spark creativity and passion among students.

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  • 12
    Tuesday
    May, 2015
    Berkeley
    A Community Conversation with Sonia Nazario
  • 13
    Wednesday
    May, 2015
    Denver
    Denver Benefit Dinner 2015