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.
Over 30 documents related to the topic “Chicago: Journey for Civil Rights in the Midwest” are now online thanks to teachers in Chicago.
Posted by Stephanie on July 8, 2014, under National History Day, Professional Development, Research.
Register for this workshop exploring the museum at the LBJ Libary in Austin, TX. Topics include primary sources in the classroom, pre- and post-visit activities, and content covered in the exhibits.
This coming fall, our partner National History Day (NHD) will offer graduate coursework for teachers for the first time: Introduction to Project-Based Learning through the National History Day Curriculum Framework. It’s part of their expansion of professional development for Social Studies teachers, English teachers, and School Librarians. In an effort to reach a larger number and […]
Sharing our personal experience with students can make history relevant and exciting.
Posted by Natalie on April 15, 2014, under Exhibits, National History Day, Student Visits.
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