The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 18 May 2015 to 25 May 2015. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-World. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. WORLD HISTORY / STUDIES Colby College - Visiting Assistant Professor in World History
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San Marcos University is an old university that has begun to promote world history.
Alberto De Bernardi (Bologna University) will give a lecture on May 26 and 28 in the Auditorium Jose Maria Arguedas Faculty of Social Science Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. For more information please see the link below.
In your respective state's (or, if you are outside the US: national, province, federal, regional, state, etc) world history teaching standards, are there certain topics/subjects that you have a hard time getting information/teaching resources for? If so, what are they? Are there topics that you think should be emphasized more? If so, what should your K12 curric. emphasize? Do you have any suggestions on how researchers and educators could help improve this situation with new findings and by creating new resources?
Thought these two stories might be of interest to world history teachers and the H-World community. They provide a glimpse into how politicized and controversial the work of historians can become at points. As always, additional thoughts, perspectives, and items of interest are encouraged.