Welcome to H-Kentucky

The goal of H-Kentucky is to create an online collaborative environment to facilitate communication and the exchange or scholarly and pedagogical ideas among teachers, researchers, scholars, advanced students, and related professionals (e.g. local historians, librarians, archivists, genealogists), all in an open, democratic, respectful and non-partisan manner. H-Kentucky especially welcomes those who are interested in Kentucky, as well as those in any history/humanities field who live and/or work in Kentucky. 

Recent Content

Feedback Sought for Social Studies Standards - deadline Thursday Feb 22

From a message from Lauren Gallicchio, Division of Program Standards, Kentucky Department of Education:

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking feedback on the current social studies standards.

The state's current social studies standards have been taught in Kentucky classrooms since 2006. Standards outline what students are expected to learn in each grade to successfully transition to the next level of learning. The curriculum or methods and materials used to teach the standards is decided at the local level.

Encyclopedia of the Jackson Purchase

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Encyclopedia of the Jackson Purchase

The Jackson Purchase Historical Society (JPHS) is pleased to announce a major new initiative for its 60th Anniversary and the Bicentennial of the Jackson Purchase, both of which take place in 2018. We invite contributors to a comprehensive encyclopedia of the Jackson Purchase.

Black Lives Matter: Culturally Sustaining, Responsive and Relevant Pedagogy in Higher Education

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Black Lives Matter: Culturally Sustaining, Responsive and Relevant Pedagogy in Higher Education

Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies

www.jpanafrican.org 

Call for Papers

Dr. Mary Walker at Work On the Field

"A Woman Captured by Champ Furgeson," 405-406 In Deeds of Valor: How America's Heroes Won the Medal Of Honor... Vol. I. Edited by W.F. Beyer and O.F. Keydel. Detroit, MI: The Perrien-Keydel Co., 1905.

Illustration title: "Dr. Mary Walker at Work on the Field" (406)

Thanks to Steve Munson of the Civil War Museum and the Women's Museum of the Civil War in Bardstown for alerting us to this resource.

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