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Civil War Trust

Blogs for Teachers

Technology, Education, History, and the Civil War


History Is Elementary
“A Site for History Teachers and Anyone Who Enjoys Reading about History and History Education”

Teaching the Civil War with Technology
"The purpose of this blog is to provide examples of how to use technology to effectively cover this important subject so that teachers can provide a well rounded lesson on the Civil War to their students."

Civil War Memory
Reflections of a High School History Teacher and Civil War Historian

Speaking of History 
Discussions about Education, Technology, and History

History through Children’s Literature
"The stories we tell children are also very telling about our history. This blog presents brief examples of these telling moments."

Library of Congress Blog
"Light and Liberty go Together"

National Museum of American History
"The blog takes readers behind the scenes at the museum, sharing insights and information about our exhibitions, events, collections, research projects, and more."

American Historical Association Blog
"a blog focused on the latest happenings in the broad discipline of history and the professional practice of the craft that draws on the staff, research, and activities of the AHA." 

EdTechSec
Quick tips for AGSD teachers, aides,and administrators for integrating technology - one second at a time.

Learning Digital History
Methods and ideas for teaching and learning digital history in K-12 education.

Teaching Digital History
...using documents, images, maps and online tools

Unwrapping the Gifted 
"news and developments in the gifted education community and offers advice for teachers on working with gifted students." 
 

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