DocsTeach, our online tool for teaching with documents, is full of primary sources and tools for teaching about the Vietnam War.
DocsTeach, the online tool for teaching with documents from the National Archives, is full of primary sources and tools for teaching about civil rights.
The National Archives has primary sources and educational resources to help prepare your students for the modified DBQ format.
Check out these online resources for teaching American history or government to high school students.
Check out these online activities and lesson plans from around the National Archives and Presidential Libraries for teaching civics or American history to Middle School students.
We've created activities and ideas for teaching elementary age children. These resources focus on skills like sequencing and finding clues in historical objects, and topics like symbols and national monuments.
For educators who are now teaching remotely and homeschooling parents, we have several resources for online teaching and learning at the National Archives.
In Green v. New Kent County, the 1968 Supreme Court ruled that a "freedom of choice" plan was not sufficient to bring about desegregation. The decision spurred on desegregation in earnest in Virginia schools.
Recent highlights of primary sources newly added to DocsTeach, the online tool for teaching with documents from the National Archives
In this new activity, students engage in a comparison of the American Declaration of Independence and the French Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen to learn about the Enlightenment and revolutionary ideas.