ANUAH Discussion Forum

Leading By Example, in the 21st Century...

WELCOME to Alaska's Discussion Forum for Teaching & Learning about History & Human Nature

ANUAH has metamorphosed.  Our original network has expanded its' focus  (and added a "silent H" to its' name).  What started as a network of educators focused on understanding and teaching about American history has grown into a network for understanding  and teaching about the history of our entire species.  No place or time is now out of bounds...

 

The Alaska Network for Understanding American History started as a U.S. Department of Education- Teaching American History Grant project for Alaskan educators, developed by the Anchorage School District.  As a collection of projects and resources for students and teachers of history, the ideas, lesson plans and web links that have accumulated in here over the years seemed too valuable to just be erased after that grant ended.  For this reason, in 2013, the Alaska Council For the Social Studies  agreed to take over the maintenance and development of this state-wide history education resource.

 

How this forum for important questions and ideas continues to grow in the future is a matter of imagination as well as collaboration.  The hope of AK-CSS is to see this site host an expanding number of discussions for educators on topics of value to those interested in the future of teaching and learning about History and Social Studies in Alaska.  If you have a topic for this Forum, please join us, and start sharing...  There's no time like the present.

-John Trampush

President, Alaska Council for the Social Studies.

Forum

What is the role of WISDOM in teaching and learning Social Studies? 12 Replies

Is WISDOM an idea that has any relevance in this day and age?  Why does this concept come up so little in current K-12 curriculum development and educational policy discussions?  If wisdom still is important, what role can social studies teachers play in propagating it (or at least inquiries about it) in 21st C. public education?  What other questions do we need to be asking?Continue

Started by John Trampush in Thoughts on Teaching & Learning in the Field of Social Studies.... Last reply by Dr Arshad javed Rizvi Mar 7, 2015.

This is a public discussion forum for students and teachers of History & Social Studies in Alaska, sponsored by AK-CSS.

Members

Events

 
 
 

Latest Activity

Mark J Biberg posted a status
"These are the times that try men's souls, sometimes I feel like technology is taking something from us, slowly but surely."
Aug 14
Mark J Biberg posted a blog post
Aug 9
Mark J Biberg posted a status
"Summer in Minnesota, very fast, now time to find a teaching position. I miss Alaska and will return one day, sooner or later."
Jul 31
Mark J Biberg shared their blog post on Facebook
Jun 27
Profile IconHerman E. Becker and Crystal Celaya joined ANUAH Discussion Forum
May 5
Mark J Biberg shared their blog post on Facebook
Apr 3
Mark J Biberg posted a status
"Life is what happens while we are busy making other plans, surreal is too easy an explanation, life requires focus and resiliency."
Apr 3
Mark J Biberg shared their blog post on Facebook
Mar 22

© 2017   Created by John Trampush.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service