AP World Unit 1
A discussion of the Song Chinese economy.
Discussion of how to teach the Indian Ocean exchange network between 1000 and 1500 C.E.
A discussion of how to use creative essays in world history courses.
A collection of all recent posts about medieval West Africa and a list of resources for teaching.
A discussion of the challenges of teaching gender in medieval West Africa and how we can use historical imagination to help students understand different perspectives.
A discussion of how to teach arrival of Islam in medieval West Africa.
A discussion of how to teach the different borders of the medieval West African empires (Ghana/Wagadu, Mali, Songhay)
A discussion of how to teach the political structures of the Mali and Songhay Empires.
A discussion of the economy of medieval West Africa and its role in the Afroeurasian economy
A discussion of the challenges of teaching medieval West Africa in world history courses and how to use voice of the griots as a way to explore multiple perspectives/