Teaching History Online in Lockdown

When it comes to teaching online, some of the key thinking and advice can be helpful regardless of discipline. But we also need to think about what works for our own subject in particular. I've shared some thoughts in a blog post which you can read over at the Social History Society's Teaching Exchange.

Shopping for a cause? Discussing the history of charity shops

For the last few years, I've been researching the history of charity shops - and, importantly, the various types of shops set up and run by charities that don't look so much like what we picture when we image a 'charity shop'. When I'm not busy just coping with the chaos and uncertainty of the …