The following projects were funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, Schools for a New Millennium Grant.
What if students looked for history in their own backyard? James S. Hogg Middle School students interviewed Houston Heights residents about their remembrances of World War II. Listen to their oral histories.
Through interviews and research by middle school students, the history of the first African-American city in Texas comes to life.
In collaboration with the Texas State Historical Association and Hogg Middle School, CTTL assisted in devising new electronic resources and new ways of teaching history using the theme of "community" as a unifying focus across three grade levels.
“Just wanted to let you know that we are using [MedMyst] in conjunction with the epidemiology unit we are doing with our statistics and biology students. They are enjoying the site and adding to their knowledge about fighting disease. Thank you for your excellent work on the site!”— Teacher
“I think [N-Squad] is a TOTALLY cool game. I like how it makes you think, and
you are learning things at the same time! I like learning new things
about alcohol, it is so much fun playing your game!!!” — Student
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