Recording Our History So ALL Can Benefit

If all that is recorded are male triumphs, how will both genders have a better understanding of women’s potential? Such was the question posed and struggled with today in class. Some responses were hopeful and some were disheartening....more

Ms. Haskett,

You are absolutely correct. And now if I can get my students to continue ...more

Celebrating Remarkable Women: 100 years of International Women's Day

March is Women’s History Month, and today is the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day. As a woman who majored in history in college and a strong believer in “girl power”, I love an opportunity to celebrate the accomplishments of women. We’re doing a better job, overall, of appreciating the contributions of both genders, but the stories of women who changed history can really provide remarkable examples to both boys and girls and make all of us realize that nothing gets done without everyone, regardless of gender, pulling on the same oar....more