Teaching Guide

  • The World History Survey

    Lael Sorensen | Jul 28, 2020

    This site demonstrates how to teach visual literacy and encourage associative thought, key features of critical inquiry for beginning history students.
  • Teaching with Historic Places

    National Park Service | Jul 28, 2020

    Teaching with Historic Places offers a series of more than 160 classroom-ready lesson plans that use historic sites as a means for exploring American history.
  • Southern Spaces

    Emory University Center for Digital Scholarship | Jul 28, 2020

    Developed for teachers, students, and researchers, these educational resources gather Southern Spaces' open-access online journal publications into several fields of...
  • Edutopia

    George Lucas Educational Foundation | Jul 28, 2020

    This resource allows K-12 teachers to explore and share tips, strategies, and resources for teaching students in the social sciences.

Most Recent

  • Teaching with Themes

    Cynthia W. Resor | Jul 27, 2020

    Teaching with Themes includes primary source images and texts, educational activities, quizzes, links to resources, and an informational blog.
  • Maine Memory Network

    Maine Historical Society | Jul 27, 2020

    The Maine Memory Network provides access to thousands of historical items belonging to over 270 organizations from across Maine.
  • Virtual Public History Adventure

    Katherine Sharp Landdeck, Texas Woman's University | Jul 27, 2020

    This assignment utilizes online exhibits at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. 
  • How to Listen to a Podcast for Class

    Abby Mullen, George Mason University | Jul 27, 2020

    How to Listen to a Podcast for Class offers tips and strategies for active listening to podcasts.