Teaching Dew

A few days ago Kevin Levin asked about ways to teach secession beyond the Charles Dew formula. At least that’s what I thought he was getting at. I considered it quite a bit and prepared some comments, but went back and read Kevin’s post more closely and found that he appeared to be baiting his … More Teaching Dew

Week 4 review: I’ve squeezed the fun of history out of them, and they are doing better…I think.

    Despite my grandiose speculation in the last post, my report for this week is rather mundane. They are doing well. In fact, I had looked forward to this week because I figured the topic of the Fundamentalist/modernist debate of the 1920s was sure to spark opinionated debate. But they have turned in rather … More Week 4 review: I’ve squeezed the fun of history out of them, and they are doing better…I think.