Announcing our first ever Educators’ Open House! Come find out what we offer for your classroom.
Posted by Christine Blackerby on October 21, 2014, under National History Day, Professional Development, Programs.
Introducing Congress Creates the Bill of Rights, consisting of: an eBook, a mobile app for tablets, and online resources for teachers and students.
Posted by Natalie on September 18, 2014, under Online Tools, Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
Celebrate and learn more about our Federal Government’s founding document with these activities and resources.
Posted by Stephanie on September 4, 2014, under Online Tools, Partner Organizations, Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
“Mr. President, It is my Desire to be free.” Thus wrote (another – not me!) Annie Davis to Abraham Lincoln, 20 months after he issued the Emancipation Proclamation. Writing from Belair, Maryland, she continued, “Will you please let me know if we are free.” But she was not. The Emancipation Proclamation affected only those states […]
Posted by Annie on May 15, 2013, under Document Spotlights, Professional Development, Programs, Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
Have you ever used current events to pique students’ interest? Leveraged your students’ hobbies to guide which primary sources you offer up for analysis? Do you have baseball fans in your classroom? We’ve got a brand new resource full of primary source documents, photographs, video, audio, and more. It’s a free eBook we published just in […]
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