Carrie Kotcho leads the development of innovative digital learning resources for teachers, students, and parents, including Smithsonian’s History Explorer, the Museum’s web portal for K-12 educators, and OurStory, a family literacy website that focuses on American history content. Additionally, Carrie manages the A. James Clark Excellence in History Teaching program, which delivers face-to-face and webcast professional development to teachers nationwide.
Presenter for the Following Session
- ARCHIVE: Teacher Preview Session
Help your students make connections to current events and become active witnesses to history. In this panel session, you’ll hear from three Smithsonian educators about interactive and ready-to-use resources for the classroom that explore the role of the presidency and highlight historic inaugural ceremonies of the past. You’ll find additional recommended Smithsonian learning in the Virtual Exhibit Hall.