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
A collection of over 150 portraits of past US Presidents and their First Ladies. [...] »
Explore the assassination of President McKinley and the social context thereof. [...] »
Learn strategies for teaching the presidency
Elementary students investigate the first presidential assassination and debate [...] »
This 8th-grade teacher shows how you can make primary and secondary source [...] »
Test your presidential knowledge!
Decide whether these statements on the more-than-50-year-old tradition of [...] »