CFP: Teaching Children's Literature to Undergraduates

Children's Literature has been taught in undergraduate classrooms since at least the early 1970s and has grown to become a staple of English literature programs. Children's literature classes are typically among the most popular English lit course offerings and often draw in students from other disciplines. It is easy to understand why; children's literature classes promise students the opportunity to revisit familiar works with fresh eyes.

Teaching the COVID-19 Archive

Educators from various backgrounds will gather to discuss the advantages, challenges, and methods of using Journal of the Plague Year: A COVID-19 Archive (JOTPY) in the classroom. Historian of education, Victoria Cain and Boston Public School teacher Claire Tratnyek have developed instructional materials and tutorials for educators wishing to use JOTPY to enrich their students' learning experiences. Digital and Public History scholar Jim McGrath from Northeastern University will also be joining.

ANK: Digitales Lehren in G_ (Gesprächsforum), Bochum (11.11.2020 – 20.01.2021)

Digitales Lehren in G_
Online-Gesprächsforum, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Anmeldung und weitere Informationen: https://philolotsen.blogs.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/dl-in-g/

 

Programm im Wintersemester 2020/21

11. November 2020, 18–20 Uhr
Digitale Lehre in Seminarraum und Klassenzimmer

Teaching Resource: Melissa Siegel on YouTube

Dr. Melissa Siegel is a professor of migration studies at Maastricht University/UNU-MERIT in the Netherlands. While her YouTube channel is intended to be highly-accessible for broad audiences interested in migration, feedback has shown that it is equally useful as a teaching tool in migration studies courses.

Announcing the Launch of Khamseen: Islamic Art History Online Website

 

It is with great pleasure that we announce the launch of the Khamseen: Islamic Art History Online website, accessible here on October 20th, 2020. Khamseen: Islamic Art History Online is a free and open-access online platform of digital resources to aid the teaching of Islamic art, architecture, and visual culture. It is sponsored by the Digital Islamic Studies Curriculum (DISC) at the University of Michigan through the support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Learn Persian Through Rumi's Masnavi online course

Armenian School of Languages and Cultures - ASPIRANTUM is inviting you to apply to the “Learn Persian through Rumi’s Masnavi” online course. The full course will last for 2 weeks, but students may choose to participate in the first week only. This online course will start on January 04, 2021 and will last till January 15, 2021.

The testimonials of ASPIRANTUM Persian language summer, winter and online school alumni are available here: https://aspirantum.com/testimonials

CLAH Virtual Teaching Workshop Series

Dear colleagues,

Following on our Zoom meeting to facilitate mutual teaching support in early August, the CLAH Teaching Committee is happy to announce a series of virtual workshops on digital teaching across the fall. Workshops will take place via Zoom and we request that you register in advance via the links provided. The first sessions will focus on tools and strategies for teaching, while the last two will introduce online databases and digital humanities projects that will be useful for student research.

We look forward to seeing you on Zoom!

cheers,

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