New Museum Dedicated to "Unsung Heroes" to Open in Kansas in May 2016

When you studied history in school, did you ever wonder if there were…


Latest Addition to Brooklyn Historical Society's Digital Curriculum Investigates Dutch "Breukelen"

The Brooklyn Historical Society (AASLH member since 1999) recently announced…


On Epiphany, an Epiphany about Museums as Safe Places to Encounter Otherness

Happy Epiphany! As we begin the new year, I'm drawn to reflect on the…


History Wins! Obama Signs ESSA: This Means New Funding for K-12 History & Civics

Yesterday morning, December 10, President Obama signed the Every Student…


Floyd Co. Hist. Soc. in VA Receives Grant for Elementary Education Program

The Floyd County Historical Society (AASLH member since 2009) has been awarded…


Trying New Ways to Reach Classrooms

Every summer we organize social studies based professional development…


Advocacy Alert: Urge Congress to Restore K-12 History & Civics Education

Members of the Historical Community, AASLH and the National Coalition for…


How Clean are Your Interactives?

As a museum educator, I was horrified when I saw the media headlines alleging…


The Relevance of History: A High-Schooler's Perspective

Recently a high school student, Patrick Calvert, asked to meet with a colleague…