History teaching
Fashion in history education
Fashion in history education

  Fashions come and go. In the 1980s, there was a fashion to wear a style of denim jeans that were very tight – so tight that I would have to lie back on the bed and pull the zipper up with a coat hanger. My niece, now 17, is enamoured with a similar style [...]

Do you collaborate at home?

Last week I attended a history teachers’ conference. One panel session, led by Professor Erica McWilliam discussed the ideas of 21st century curriculum. It followed her keynote address where she raised several ideas surrounding the ways that teachers view change in practice and the ways that pedagogy has changed. Professor McWilliam asked the audience what [...]