Check out this new Openendedsocialstudies documentary short, shot on location at Uxmal, a Maya ruin in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. This tour of the city is a great introduction to Maya culture and can be enjoyed by the casual viewer, the history buff, or in the classroom, in conjunction with our brand new (and totally free) unit on the ancient Maya.
What psychological dangers do refugees face throughout their journey and during their time searching for safety and a new home?
Continue reading “The Psychology of a Refugee Crisis”
What are refugees, why are they in European countries like Bulgaria, and how is the United Nations involved? Continue reading “Refugees and Human Rights in Bulgaria”
An imposing enigma in the West, at the start of the twenty-first century Russia remains one of the key players in the unfolding story of world history. Little understood, Russia and its millennium-and-half long history are rarely studied in American classrooms.
Continue reading “Russia: A Proposed Online Textbook”