Tag Archives: primary_sources

Teaching the Vietnam War with DocsTeach

A new page on DocsTeach.org includes primary sources and activities for teaching about the Vietnam War. Continue reading

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Favorite Stories of the Home Front from the Remembering WWI App

Some of the most compelling, significant, and relevant stories available in the new Remembering WWI tablet app Continue reading

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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

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Join us at NCSS!

Find National Archives and Presidential Libraries sessions at the 2017 NCSS conference. Continue reading

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New Professional Development Webinar Series: Finding Resources Related to Native Americans and Alaska Natives

Register for one or both of our fall webinars in a new series for educators featuring resources for locating and using Federal records related to Native Americans and Alaska Natives. Continue reading

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New Professional Development Webinar Series on the Vietnam War

Join the National Archives and Presidential Libraries for a free, two-part webinar series examining U.S. involvement in Vietnam through the lens of government policy. Each webinar will connect educators with primary documents and online resources for teaching the Vietnam War … Continue reading

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You’re Invited to Our Annual Educators Open House!

Join us for a night of fun and learning about our education resources on Thursday, September 21st at the National Archives Museum in Washington, DC. Continue reading

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“Remembering WWI” App Workshop in Kansas City

Join us at the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City on Wednesday, August 2nd, for a free educator workshop to learn about our new World War I app: Remembering WWI. Register on Eventbrite. Remembering WWI is an iPad and Android app for … Continue reading

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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

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Native Warriors on Both Sides of the Battle of Little Bighorn

As part of our document spotlight series, today we bring you primary sources related to the Battle of Little Bighorn. One hundred and forty-one years ago, from the evening of June 25, 1876, to dusk on the 26th, General Armstrong Custer and … Continue reading

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