We are now accepting applications for Primarily Teaching—our summer institute for educators on using historical documents in the classroom. Learn more and apply online. Summer 2015 workshops will be held at our locations in: Atlanta (Morrow, GA) June 22–26 Chicago, June 22–26 Seattle, July 6–10 Washington, DC, July 6–10 West Branch, IA, July 20–24 All workshops will have a national theme—Exploration, […]
Posted by Stephanie on February 19, 2015, under Professional Development, Research.
Registration is now open for two programs on February 18th: “The Roosevelts and Race in the 1930s and 40s” at 10:00–10:50 a.m. and 2:00–2:50 p.m. CST. Despite overwhelming support from the African American electorate, FDR’s fear of losing the support of long-serving southern Democrats in Congress kept him from becoming a champion of civil rights. This […]
Posted by Stephanie on February 10, 2015, under Online Tools, Partner Organizations, Programs.
This video covers the differences in primary and secondary sources, how to use primary sources, how to find primary sources, and what judges are looking for in annotated bibliographies and process papers.
Eighth grader Allie Tubbs reflects on her National History Day project and winning Nationals.
Posted by Stephanie on September 23, 2014, under National History Day, Research.
Special congratulations to students who researched at the National Archives for their projects!
Posted by Stephanie on June 23, 2014, under National History Day, Partner Organizations, Research.
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