Teaching American History

Current Section
 Office of Innovation and Improvement Home
Arizona 2001 Project Abstract
Archived Information


Name of the Project:
American History: Capture the Excitement
Grantee Contact:
Phoenix Union High School District
Phoenix, AZ
Project Director: Mike Babb
(602) 764-1343
Funding:
$675,127

This district serves 22,000 high school students in Phoenix, Arizona. It partners with Arizona State University, the Heard Museum, the Arizona Humanities Council, the Arizona State Archives, the Arizona Historical Society, and the Phoenix Museum of History. The project works with five teacher teams to achieve: improved student achievement; enhanced content knowledge and instructional techniques, adherence to state history standards, and the use of technology-based classroom techniques.

Return to 2001 Grant Abstracts Table of Contents


 
Print this page Printable view Send this page Share this page
Last Modified: 05/17/2005