December 2011 Blog Posts

Hello from EDSITEment and a Recommened Resource

Dear TeachersEDSITEment is one of the Thinkfinity partners. Our parent agency is the National Endowment for the Humanities. We cover all the humanities subjects taught in K-12 such as history, literature, art and culture, foreign languages, etc. Many of our lessons are high school and AP level.We are especially strong in US history, American lit and culture but we do it all British, World literature and culture, and World History.Read More »

How do you teach tolerance for cultural differences in a classroom setting?

EDSITEment lesson: In My Other Life poses the question: What would it be like to grow up in another culture? One way to explore this question is through memoirs and novels. Now, with the Internet, you can offer your students an interactive means to venture outside the borders of their own experience to try on an alternative cultural identity.Read More »