Category Archives: Arts & Culture

Educator Voice: Jackie Robinson and the perils of freezing superheroes in time

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Jackie Robinson of the Brooklyn Dodgers, posed and ready to swing in 1954. Photo by Bob Sandberg via Library of Congress (L). Robinson and his…read more

How Fred Guttenberg’s book “Find the Helpers” teaches ways to overcome loss

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Fred Guttenberg on PBS NewsHour EXTRA Educator Zoom   Today is the third anniversary of the Parkland mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglass High School…read more

Halloween lesson plans: Neuroscience and zombies!

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  Lesson series created by Katie Gould in collaboration with Dr. Steven Schlozman, author of The Zombie Autopsies The following lessons about neuroscience have been…read more

Educator Voice: Chadwick Boseman was a symbol of Black excellence and pride

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Chadwick Boseman attends the 47th AFI Life Achievement Award honoring Denzel Washington at Dolby Theatre on June 06, 2019 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Rich…read more

Q&A with author Kenneth C. Davis on slavery, America’s “great contradiction”

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Book cover of “In the Shadow of Liberty: The Hidden History of Slavery, Four Presidents, and Five Black Lives” by Kenneth C. Davis   Editor’s…read more

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