Welcome to H-TEACH, a network for intellectual exchange on history teaching methods at all levels in diverse settings. Special attention is paid to use of new technologies in and outside of the classroom, as well as specific teaching tools including texts, videos, exams, and assignments.

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H-teach relaunch coming soon!

Hello H-teach readers: 

After a two-year hiatus, H-teach is back! Educators are under a lot of pressure today, was navigate the day-to-day realities of teaching during a global pandemic. We are currently gathering information, resources, and energy, planning for renewed H-Net presence soon.

We are re-visioning the goals of H-teach, with a focus on providing selected, carefully curated resources for teaching history in challenging and divisive time, and building connections and conversations among diverse history educators interested in pedagogical learning.

Coming soon! H-teach reboot! Also, Univ. Alabama Digitorium conference Oct. 7-8

Hello All! 

As H-teach prepares to reboot, please take a look at this exciting conference on Oct. 7-8, offered by the Univ. Alabama. This panel, sponsored by H-net, is slated as follows: 

 

10:00am – 11:10am  H-Net Session 1

Teaching History with the Technology of the Future: Scholars discuss Teaching History online in Higher Education

Chair: Steve Stein, University of Memphis, Assoc Prof of History, 

Anthony Acevedo, Asst. Prof of History/Program Coordinator, Hudson County (NY) Comm. College.

Author: 
John Munro
Reviewer: 
Gregg French

French on Munro, 'The Anticolonial Front: The African American Freedom Struggle and Global Decolonisation, 1945-1960'

John Munro. The Anticolonial Front: The African American Freedom Struggle and Global Decolonisation, 1945-1960. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 354 pp. $39.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-18805-1.

Reviewed by Gregg French (Saint Mary's University) Published on H-Teach (October, 2019) Commissioned by Camarin M. Porter (Western Colorado University)

Author: 
Pablo F. Gómez
Reviewer: 
Dawn Harris

Harris on Gómez, 'The Experiential Caribbean: Creating Knowledge and Healing in the Early Modern Atlantic'

Pablo F. Gómez. The Experiential Caribbean: Creating Knowledge and Healing in the Early Modern Atlantic. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 314 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3087-8.

Reviewed by Dawn Harris (Stony Brook University) Published on H-Teach (April, 2019) Commissioned by Camarin M. Porter (Northern Arizona University)

Author: 
Kelley Fanto Deetz
Reviewer: 
Jeffrey Smith

Smith on Deetz, 'Bound to the Fire: How Virginia's Enslaved Cooks Helped Invent American Cuisine'

Kelley Fanto Deetz. Bound to the Fire: How Virginia's Enslaved Cooks Helped Invent American Cuisine. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2017. 192 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7473-0.

Reviewed by Jeffrey Smith (Lindenwood University) Published on H-Teach (August, 2018) Commissioned by Camarin M. Porter (Northern Arizona University)