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The San Francisco Bay Area Home Front in World War II
Mark Brilliant, University of California, Berkeley
Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=BH-50576-13
Local Teacher Helps Students Connect to Bay Area history (Blog Post)
Title: Local Teacher Helps Students Connect to Bay Area history
Author: Bryan Shaw
Author: Rachel Reinhard
Abstract: Bryan Shaw participated in our NEH Landmark Workshop: Movement, Mobilization, and Militarization: The Bay Area Home Front in World War II. As a result of his learnings at the workshop, he took his students to tour one of the sites he visited this summer. In this article, he describes how he was able to leverage a local landmark to help his students make greater meaning of a global event through exploration of local history.
Primary URL: http://http://ucbhssp.berkeley.edu/news/meet-our-teachers
Primary URL Description: Meet Our Teachers page on the UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project website.
Secondary URL: http://http://ucbhssp.berkeley.edu/
Secondary URL Description: UCBHSSP website.
Blog Title: Meet our Teachers.
Website: UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project.