My History and America's
- Humanities project strives to bring history alive. // T H E Journal;Feb2000, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p14
Reports on the launch by the United States National Endowment for the Humanities of the My History is America's History initiative that aims to bring history alive. Goal of the project; Downloading of the guidebook from the project Web site; Contact information.
- AROUND THE ENDOWMENT. LIFSON, AMY // Humanities;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p39
The article offers news briefs related to the U.S.-based NEH (National Endowment for the Humanities) as of July 2012 including additions to the NEH's website, Karen Mittelman's naming as the director of the Division of Public Programs and Christopher Merrill's addition to the National Council on...
- Calendar. // Humanities;Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p26
A calendar of September/October 2012 events supported by the U.S. National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is presented which includes the exhibition "Egypt Reborn: Art for Eternity" at the Brooklyn Museum," the exhibition "Palaces for the People: Guastavino and America's Great Public Spaces"...
- Hey, hey, ho, ho American History's got to go. // American Enterprise;Mar/Apr95, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p13
Reports on the criticisms against a set of proposed history teaching standards from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Standard as oblivious of George Washington's career as America's first president; Omission of Daniel Webster, the Wright Brothers, and Albert Einstein; Emphasis on...
- The Home as History. Eiswerth, Christopher // Humanities;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p31
The article presents information on the Landmarks of American History and Culture workshop held by the U.S. National Endowment for the Humanities in Montpelier, Virginia. The workshops provide educators with intensive study of history and culture at the home of former U.S. president James...
- CANNY RETORT. Moyer, Steve // Humanities;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p5
The article announces that the Baltimore Museum of Industry, located on the site of the Platt and Company Oyster Cannery, which relied on child labor prior to the impact of mechanization on U.S. industry, has received grants from the U.S. National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
- Landmarks of American History and Culture: National Endowment for the Humanities. // Journal of the West;Spring2005, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p90
Reports on the move of the National Endowment for the Humanities in seeking applications for Landmarks of American History and Culture in the U.S. Offering of workshops for school teachers; Aim to enhance the teaching, study, and understanding of American history and culture; Contact information...
- "Informed Patriotism.". Cole, Bruce // Humanities;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p10
The article offers information about We the People, an initiative launched in 2002 by the U.S. National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to improve the teaching and understanding of American history and culture. The idea for the initiative developed in the months following 9/11. The Congress...
- Web Wonders. Eckman, Amy // Educational Leadership;Sep2001, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p96
Presents information on several education-related Web sites in the United States. Coverage of the National Endowment for the Humanities site; Features of the Achieve site; Aim of the Standards for Success Web site.