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  • History Education and Transatlantic Colonial Slavery

    20th April 2017

    New Event taking place on Thursday 1st June We are delighted to let you know that this free event, which will interest history educators and heritage sector professionals alike, is scheduled to take place during the summer half-term holiday at the Museum of London in Docklands. We are working with Dr Katie Donington of...

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  • Conference Easter egg for members

    13th April 2017

    With the HA Annual Conference a month away, we’ve got a special treat for members. Book tickets for yourself and a colleague or friend and receive 12% off your ticket prices - each! Simply enter the code HAGuest along with your membership number at the online checkout to redeem your...

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  • Becoming an Effective Primary History Subject Leader

    11th April 2017

    Wednesday 28 June - Manchester, Town Hall Monday 3 July - London, British Library Time: 10.00am - 4.30pm Course Leader: Chris Trevor Price: HA members £150 plus VAT, non-members £200 plus VAT Book your place now via Eventbrite... Did you know it's cheaper to become an individual member of the...

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  • 2017 AGM

    11th April 2017

    Notice is hereby given that the 110th Annual General Meeting of the Historical Association will be held from 16.40 to 17.30 at the Mercure Hotel, Manchester on Friday 12 May 2017. All members are welcome. Any member wishing to raise a motion not already on the agenda should contact the...

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  • Their past, their memory?

    7th April 2017

    The first event of the Teaching and Learning War Research Network – Their Past, Their Memory? – will be taking place in London on 15 September. It is a one-day interdisciplinary workshop hosted at King’s College, London as part of the AHRC funded Teaching and Learning War Research Network to...

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  • Work for the HA

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    Are you tech-savvy? Do you love history? Do you have good web and digital resource experience? A job at the HA could be your next career move. We are looking for part-time (paternity cover) digital officer and web editor for all our online and digital projects. Download the details for...

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  • The Global Learning Project

    31st March 2017

    Looking for resources about Brexit? It's happened! Article 50 was triggered on 29 March, setting in train the formal process of Britain leaving the European Union. We recommend you check out the Citizenship Foundation's website. They have created primary and secondary assembly resources - which can also be used as mini...

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  • HA Annual Conference 2017 - Book Now!

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    There's still time to book your place for the HA Annual Conference 2017 on 12-13 May. The Conference at the Mercure Hotel, Manchester Piccadilly offers a line up packed with great lectures, workshops and historical visits to cater for all our education practitioners and history enthusiasts. Book now to take...

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  • Living Memory

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    Studying events within living memory can help young children to gain an early understanding of chronology and that history is made all of the time. It also helps them to understand the world and their place within it. Through this Key Stage 1 unit of study, children are introduced to...

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  • Egypt extracts statue from mud

    24th March 2017

    The torso of a huge statue, possibly 3,000 years old, has been lifted from the ground in Egypt. It could depict a famous pharaoh. The relics were found in the north-east of Cairo, close to the temple of Ramses II, also known as Ramses the Great, and experts believe it may...

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