Heroic Imagination Project -
The Heroic Imagination Project (HIP) is a nonprofit organization that advances
everyday heroism. At HIP, they believe
has the potential to transform the private virtue of compassion into the
civic virtue of heroic action, and they are dedicated to helping individuals
internalize and express their Ďheroic imaginationÓ in service to humanity.
My Hero - This site allows you to share both your REAL famous hero and your personal UNSUNG hero with the world. Visit the site and become part of a national effort to focus on heroes.
Jonathan Sprout - Want to sing about REAL heroes? This talented musician and songwriter has two excellent CDs/tapes about great American heroes. Once you hear them, you'll be singing them yourself.
A History of US
- History - boring? NEVER AGAIN when you read the very best "history
as a story" ever written for kids (and adults, too). Joy Hakim's
A History of US has won major awards and in January 2003 will become a
PBS series. Joy wrote the forward to our book, and Dr. Denenberg proudly
proclaims he is president of the Joy Hakim Fan Club.
The National Council for History Education - Hooray for NCHE - the major organization in the US fighting to bring history alive in our schools. This website will tell you about their important work and provide you with numerous links to valuable and exciting history sites.
History Day - Join in the effort to ignite excitement about history
in young people by participating in National History Day. It is a fantastic
country-wide program in which students become historians and create amazing
projects to bring history alive.