A new resource from the National Archives – Milestone Documents – provides access to primary sources that highlight pivotal moments in the course of American history and government.
Students can study press coverage of a 1938 meeting between former President Hoover and Adolf Hitler to learn about media literacy, conflicting primary sources, and Constitutional rights. Join us February 1st for a free, interactive program for students in grades 4-12!
Join the LBJ Presidential Library and the White House Historical Association for “Out of Paw-ffice: White House Pets,” a free program for teachers, on December 2nd.
The Presidential Primary Sources Project offers a series of free, standards-aligned, 45-minute interactive webinars for students in grades 4-12.
As the school year winds down, we're looking ahead to the summer – including the 2021 Summer Olympics.
Find summer professional development opportunities about news literacy, presidents and the Constitution, historical injustices, and youth activism!
Find primary sources and educational activities for teaching about American Presidents.
In the new teaching activity "Lincoln's 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation," students learn the origins of Thanksgiving, then examine President Lincoln’s 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation that created a national holiday.
Find primary sources and teaching activities related to elections and voting on our new DocsTeach page.
Join us online this summer and fall! We have programs for K-12 students and professional development for educators.