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
Explore the federal government's extensive collection of resources pertaining [...] »
Accounts of Abraham Lincoln's dream of a presidential assassination vary, and [...] »
Learn strategies for teaching the presidency
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Kristina Frank of Eagle Ridge Middle School brings modern and historical [...] »
Test your presidential knowledge!
The first day on the new job is difficult for everybody—including U.S. [...] »
What can historical election maps tell us? Take a look at the electoral vote [...] »