November 18, 2022

Primary Source Learning: Conservation & Environment

Library lessons Conservation Movement at a Crossroads: The Hetch Hetchy Controversy Explorations in American Environmental History Natural Disasters: Nature's Fury Collection Connections Evolution of the Conservation Movement Mapping the National Parks Conservation & environment lessons from the Citizen U Multidisciplinary Civics Lesson Library Carbon Footprints, Climate, and Civic Causes Civic Actions to Impact the Future Do Our Parks Do What They Are … [Read more...]

A Community Vision Realized

Wow, I almost can't believe this is actually happening! I've been working with the Barat Teaching with Primary Sources (TPS) Program* since it began in 2004. Before too long we had launched a program website and online learning system. In 2006, I suggested starting a blog that would serve as an online resource to the teachers who had participated in our teaching with primary sources workshops and others interested in primary source learning and the Library collections. It didn't happen but … [Read more...]