Teachers used Historypin in a recent workshop to learn about the CCC and its lasting impact in their community.
Posted by Stephanie on December 16, 2014, under Online Tools, Partner Organizations, Professional Development.
Many new primary sources are now available as teaching tools on DocsTeach.org thanks to our summer interns!
Posted by Stephanie on September 9, 2014, under National History Day, Professional Development, Research.
Their efforts doubled our collection of TVA-related documents on DocsTeach.org!
Posted by Stephanie on August 6, 2014, under National History Day, Professional Development, Research.
We are now accepting applications for Primarily Teaching—our summer institute for educators on using historical documents in the classroom.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 2014 workshops will be conducted at: The National Archives at Chicago, June 23–27 The National Archives in Washington, DC, July 7–11 The National Archives at Atlanta, Morrow, GA, July 21–25 The National Archives […]
Posted by Stephanie on February 6, 2014, under National History Day, Professional Development.
Teaching units about the Great Depression include the Works Projects (also Progress) Administration (WPA). The records of this government program that put millions of unemployed Americans to work in public works projects are held in the National Archives. They reveal fascinating stories about local history: the building of the school cafeteria, curb cuts, road improvements…and […]
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