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New resources and books for September 29 September 2021

With the autumn term well underway now, don't forget that you can give your students access to the History Inthinking site as part of your subscription. This will allow you to:Details on how to set this... more

August: Back to school and Cold War anniversaries 22 August 2021

We hope that those of you returning to school in August after the long vacation will be back full-time in the classroom for this year - or at least will have only a short period of on-line learning. more

Ready for results day? 28 June 2021

Results Day is Monday 5th July.As in 2021, departments might like to consider purchasing a Category 2A Return of Materials for the IA to find out the breakdown of marks for all candidates (which might... more

June: Site update and competing narratives 25 June 2021

This is the latest page to be added to Topic 10: The Emergence of Americas in global affairs: In addition there is a new graded sample for Paper 3, Topic 12:Evaluate the role of terror and coercion in... more

May: Site update and the controversy over Napoleon 26 May 2021

The topic on Slavery for Paper 3, The Americas is now completed:We are also continuing to add to Topic 10: The Emergence of Americas in global affairs. The latest addition is on the Spanish-American War: more

April: Exams, new resources and two Cold War books 25 April 2021

Exams are around the corner and so just a reminder that we have a revision section on this site to help students with revision strategies:If you have not yet set up student access for your classes, this... more

March: New resources, anniversaries and a virtual event 14 March 2021

With May exams rapidly approaching, we have uploaded more quizzes over the past couple of months:Also a reminder that we have a revision section for students which gives guidelines and suggestions on... more

Exam update: May 2022 21 February 2021

The exam schedule for May 2022 has now been published. more

January: Holocaust Day, Anniversaries for 2021 and new resources 26 January 2021

27 January is Holocaust Remembrance Day; the theme for this year is 'Be the light in the darkness'. 'Be the light in the darkness is an affirmation and a call to action for everyone marking HMD. This... more

December: New resources and history in the news 19 December 2020

Wow – what a challenging year, not least in the teaching world. Who would have thought this time last year that by the end of 2020 we would have changed our ways of teaching - learning new skills... more