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Teacher Encourages Students to Listen to Voices of the Past – and to Each Other

Carol Bouffioux teaches social studies to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders at St. Helen Catholic School in Dayton, Ohio. This small school that once served an urban parish now invites students of all faiths from throughout the city. Here, teachers … Continue reading »

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Rediscovering America: Voting Rights Quiz

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After Bold Campaign, Ashbrook Scholar Alum Writes Handbook for Political Candidates

A new book by Ashbrook Scholar alumna Casey Lucius (a 1997 graduate) offers frank advice to young people aspiring to elective office. Lucius, a Republican, ran for Congress in 2016. Scrappy Campaigning: Ten Things I Learned about Life and Leadership … Continue reading »

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Independence Day Quiz

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Job Opening – Teacher Programs Manager

Title: Teacher Programs Manager Reports to: Chief Operating Officer Position Description: Working within the programs division, the teacher programs manager will manage the expansion of teacher programs into new areas, coordinate the operations of programs in existing areas, and coordinate … Continue reading »

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Firefighting Teacher Helps Students Think About America’s Story

Ashbrook’s Rediscovering America seminars, offered around the country in cooperation with local schools and school districts, give social studies teachers professional development opportunities they can find nowhere else. Unlike most professional development, Rediscovering America seminars focus on history and government, … Continue reading »

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Rediscovering America: Armed Forces Day Quiz

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The Real Work of Understanding History

Liz Schley teaches advanced placement and college preparatory government at Basha High School in Chandler, Arizona. She also teaches American history to a select group of eighth graders in an accelerated middle school program situated at Basha. In recent years, … Continue reading »

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Rediscovering America: Tax Day Quiz

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Ashbrook Scholars Honored as Effective Negotiators

What makes for success as a negotiator? Two Ashbrook Scholars who won awards at a recent mock foreign policy summit have considered the question. Caleb Boyer and Tyler MacQueen say that knowledge of the issues at stake is important. Yet … Continue reading »

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