Category «DoingDH2016»

Building Digital Cred

Practicing image annotation with ThingLink… Although the first day of the seminar was a bit overwhelming, the second day left me feeling more like this: (Image source:–336904946)

Red and Yellow Post-It Notes

Today the instructors at the Doing Digital History seminar introduced an elegant solution to one of the perennial problems with group technology instruction–how to monitor student progress.  Students inevitably experience different speeds of mastery and degrees of success when introduced to new technology.  But with both computer screens and the instructor facing the students, it is often quite …

Getting Started

Over the next two weeks, I will be exploring the possibilities of digital history at the NEH-sponsored 2016 Doing Digital History seminar hosted by George Mason University.