Is Standardized Testing Forcing Us to Teach a Fact Base Education?

As a future history teacher in our education classes we are constantly being told that we need to teach more than facts in the classroom, but to engage are student into higher levels of critical thinking. But how can I do this when our state standardized tests are telling teachers thats how history should be … More Is Standardized Testing Forcing Us to Teach a Fact Base Education?

Get to Know Me!

I would like to introduce myself. My name is Taylor Robinson and I am a senior at Appalachian State University. I am a military kid so I have lived all around the world. I am majoring in History, Social Studies Secondary Education with a minor in Women Studies. My goal for right now is to … More Get to Know Me!

Teacher Notes: Metropolis

Teacher Notes (Lesson 3)-Metropolis (Germany): What is Volkish Ideology? It’s found in Germany in the late 1800’s to the 1940’s. Is going back to nature Rejecting modernism Like technology Likes the rural farmer Believes in the Supernatural: Ghost, witches, and gods and goddess. Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner Expressionist Art Review: Express emotion … More Teacher Notes: Metropolis