Bringing History Home in 2021

April 16, 2021 - 12:06 PM

History curriculum design and teacher professional development are the true north of my vocation.  After seven years as the Social Studies team lead for Western Governors University, I could no longer ignore my compass needle's insistence that I return to Bringing History Home.  So, with a joyful sense of adventure, I have returned to working for and with in-service teachers.  

As a first step, I have applied for 501(c)(3) status for Bringing History Home, which is now registered as a non-profit corporation in South Carolina.   BHH should be available for everyone, and to that end, as before, I will seek grant funding to subsidize our work.   Meanwhile, I look forward to meeting curriculum directors, teachers, methods faculty, and historians across both Carolinas, and sharing BHH research-based strategies for engaging children in historical investigations and learning.  BHH has always been about teachers inspiring teachers, and students inspiring teachers.   Twenty years after the first Bringing History Home project began, here's to continuing that tradition through a new decade and beyond.  

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