Facing History fosters empathy and reflection, improves students’ academic performance, reinvigorates teachers, and builds safe and inclusive schools.
We encourage teachers to use student-centered teaching strategies that nurture students' literacy and critical thinking skills within a respectful classroom climate. The strategies suggested here can be used with students of all ages with any academic content.
Example teaching strategies include:
• Analyzing Visual Images and Stereotyping
• Attribute Linking - Building Community by Taking Perspectives
Featured Collections include:
• Justice & Human Rights
• Bullying & Ostracism
• Democracy & Civic Engagement
• Race in US History
• Media Literacy
• Civil Rights Movement
Facing History has a rich collection of resources for any classroom.