Originally a celebration of George Washington's birthday, today Presidents Day also honors Abraham Lincoln's birthday and the office of the president. Teach and learn about the day!
How can we learn what past presidents thought and felt? Reading presidential letters gives students a chance to "hear" the professional and personal voices of presidents. FIND OUT MORE »
Discover sources on the presidency
Read letters and documents written by the first U.S. president. [...] »
Historian Christopher Hamner visits the original Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial [...] »
Learn strategies for teaching the presidency
What do the contents of pockets say about their owners? TAH teachers model [...] »
Test your presidential knowledge!
Think the mudslinging in modern campaigns is bad? Campaigns have always been " [...] »
What can historical election maps tell us? Take a look at the electoral vote [...] »