We invite U.S. high school students to write an essay on an act of political courage for the Profile in Courage Essay Contest. The submission deadline is January 5, 2015.
An excerpt from the 2015 NHD “Leadership & Legacy in History” Theme Book, by Kahlil Chism, education specialist at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum.
Take ideas for classroom activities from these Constitution Day family activities at the National Archives.
Posted by rrhodes on October 15, 2014, under Programs, Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
Students assemble key sentences from primary sources into poems to tell a larger story.
Posted by Stephanie on September 30, 2014, under Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
September 9th NHD Kick-off Webinar with National History Day and the White House Historical Association
Join us to explore the Leadership and Legacy theme. Teachers, students, and parents are welcome!
Posted by Stephanie on September 2, 2014, under National History Day, Partner Organizations, Programs.
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