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.
Over 50 documents related to Ellis Island and immigration are now available thanks to teachers in our Primarily Teaching summer institute.
Posted by Stephanie on July 15, 2014, under National History Day, Professional Development, Research.
Students can reflect on the lives of soldiers during the Civil War by analyzing photographs taken by renowned photographer Mathew Brady in this new learning activity on DocsTeach.org. The holdings of the National Archives include over 6,000 photographs taken by Brady and his associates during the Civil War era; 16 are included in this activity. In […]
As a child of the 1980s, the 1970s have always been a mysterious decade to me. So, I get the appeal of the exhibition “Searching for the Seventies” now on display at the National Archives in Washington, DC, through September 8. “Searching for the Seventies” highlights the photographs of the Documerica project, a documentary project […]
Posted by Christopher Zarr on June 11, 2013, under Document Spotlights.
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