Tag: education

  • A Justice Centered Approach to Teaching the Holocaust

    A Justice Centered Approach to Teaching the Holocaust

    For many teachers and students alike, the Holocaust is one of the most memorable and powerful historical units of the school year. As teachers, the way that we approach this unit is incredibly important. For those of us who teach it, why do we? And how can we use it as a springboard to talk…

  • The 2016 Primary Election

    The 2016 Primary Election

    Today in Ms. Green’s class, we are taking part in one of the most important events in our country: the primary election! ┬áTogether we will be researching our Republican and Democratic candidates, and then participating in Newsela Vote 2016. First, let’s discover our political parties. ┬áThere are two major political parties in the United States…