Book Teaching What Really Happened

Teaching What Really Happened
By:James W. Loewen
Published on 2018-09-07 by Teachers College Press

James Loewen has revised Teaching What Really Happened, the bestselling, go-to resource for social studies and history teachers wishing to break away from standard textbook retelling of the past. In addition to updating the scholarship and anecdotes throughout, the second edition features a timely new chapter entitled |Truth| that addresses how traditional and social media can distort current events and historical record. Helping students understand what really happened in the past will empower them to use history as a tool to argue for better policies in the present. Our society needs engaged citizens now more than ever, and this book offers teachers concrete ideas for getting students excited about history while also teaching them to read critically. It will specifically help teachers and students tackle important content areas, including Eurocentrism, the American Indian experience, and slavery. Book Features: an up-to-date assessment of the potential and pitfalls of U.S. and world history education; information to help teachers expect, and get good performance from students of all racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds; strateiges for incorporating project-oriented self-learning, having students conduct online historical reserch, and teaching historiography; ideas from teachers across the country.

This Book was ranked at 33 by Google Books for keyword education.

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Book which was published by Teachers College Press since 2018-09-07 have ISBNs, ISBN 13 Code is 9780807759486 and ISBN 10 Code is 0807759481

Book which have "288 Pages" is Printed at BOOK under CategoryEducation

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