Sunday, September 28, 2014

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

The New AP US History course: a teacher's view

Thomas Kidd's American Revolution syllabus

Sharon Holt reflects on New Jersey's 350th birthday

Another piece on bad academic writing

I just learned about this guy a few days ago.  He is apparently very popular.

Liz Covart's French and Indian War tour

Tracy McKenzie on Civil War reenactments

A digitized history of the New York Public Library

High school students in the archives

William Deresiewicz returns to Yale

The Hobby Lobby Bible museum

Edward Countryman on school textbooks in Texas

Brantley Gasaway on Christian homeschool curriculum

An update on the Adams Papers

An 18th-century temperance thermometer