1. Anthony Shadid


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    Getting the Story Right - Anthony Shadid on Scholarship and Journalism of the Middle East. On the sad occasion of Anthony Shadid’s death yesterday in Syria, we at New York University felt compelled…

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    • Time Travel 101: Writing with Primary Sources


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      What are primary sources? How are they different from secondary or tertiary sources? How are they used in writing history? In writing fiction? This learning module, suitable for middle and high-school…

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      • What Is Good History: A talk from Maine Memory Network curator


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        The talk describes the types of questions historians ask and the issues they raise when considering primary source materials and interpreting them. This talk was developed as part of the training…

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        • National Archives' Digital Vaults | screencast tutorial


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          Screencast by Richard Byrne, School Library Journal's Cool Tools columnist. For the complete article and more tips using technology in the classroom, visit http://www.thedigitalshift.com/category/opinion/cool-tools/.

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          • Progress of Transportation in Ohio and the West


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            Video to accompany a lesson plan of the same name. The lesson is availble at: http://hti.osu.edu/connect/transportation_Ohio_and_West The video and lesson were created by participants in _Connecting…

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            • On The Racism of World War II


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              Spike Lee and James McBride talk about humanizing Nazis, racism during WWII and how authors and filmmakers deal with criticism. Acclaimed filmmaker Lee is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts;…

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              • Yvonne Latty and Soledad O'Brien: On Immigration


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                • Up-Close-Look: Primary Sources (Teacher Created Materials)


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                  Take an Up-Close Look at Primary Sources and Active Learning Resources for Social Studies with this video presentation that provides a brief product overview and features teacher and students in action! For…

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                  • Yvonne Latty and Soledad O'Brien: On The Future


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                    • Learning History using Primary Sources


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                      An overview of 7th grade History Class at Rocky Rum MS. Includes Oral History Day and a trip to Europe, as told by two students. Producer, videographer, writer, editor. 2012

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