Category Archives: Programs

Upcoming Professional Development Webinars

Check out our schedule of summer and fall webinars for educators. Visit the National Archives without leaving your school or home! Our interactive webinars feature historical documents, images, maps, posters, and other primary sources — as well as resources and strategies … Continue reading

Posted in Professional Development, Programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The “Write” Stuff at the National Archives on June 2nd

Join us for the 2018 “Write” Stuff festival with award-winning authors Gennifer Choldenko, Christopher Paul Curtis, Brian Floca, and Jim Murphy. Continue reading

Posted in Partner Organizations, Programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Free Online Programs on Presidential Legacy Begin January 18th

“Presidential Powers with Documents from the National Archives” – a free distance learning program for grades 6-12 – kicks off the 2018 Presidential Primary Sources Project on Thursday, January 18! Join us at 11 a.m. ET or 2 p.m. ET to explore … Continue reading

Posted in Partner Organizations, Programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Adult Citizenship Education Summit at the National Archives

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the National Archives are hosting an adult citizenship education summit on using document learning strategies to teach ESL and civics education. Continue reading

Posted in Partner Organizations, Programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Picture This – With DocsTeach!

A “Girl Power” workshop connects participants with historical photos of girls from the records of the National Archives, stimulating creative thinking and writing. Continue reading

Posted in Partner Organizations, Programs, Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Constitution Day Resources

Here are resources that you can use to talk about the Constitution with your students on Constitution Day or any time. Continue reading

Posted in Online Tools, Programs, Student Visits, Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Constitution Day Distance Learning Programs for Students and Educators

We have two brand new K-12 distance learning programs and a webinar for educators to help students throughout the country understand the importance and relevance of the Constitution. Continue reading

Posted in Online Tools, Professional Development, Programs, Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Summer Programs at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

This summer, teachers and students can join us for workshops and programs at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum in Simi Valley, California. Today’s post comes from education specialist Carina Morgan at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. Film This! 2017 July 24-28 … Continue reading

Posted in Professional Development, Programs, Student Visits | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer Programs Around the National Archives

We have a fun summer planned for both families and educators at our National Archives and Presidential Library locations around the country! July Fourth Come to the home of the Declaration of Independence to join us as we celebrate our … Continue reading

Posted in Partner Organizations, Professional Development, Programs, Research | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The “Write” Stuff: Literacy, Writing, and Research Festival this July

We invite students, teachers, and families to join us for a free summer writing festival at the National Archives! Continue reading

Posted in Programs, Student Visits | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments