Women's History Month
March is Women's History Month. From the battlefield to the home, from business to the campaign trail, learn about U.S. women in all walks of life.
Were all of the women who fought for women's suffrage fighting for the same reasons? Far from it, says historian Ronald Walters. Primary sources show that women saw their struggle many different ways. FIND OUT MORE »
Find primary sources for the month
Make whaling, a rich part of New England history, relevant to young students [...] »
Explore the diary of midwife Martha Ballard and the creation of two modern [...] »
Source documents to help you approach 20th-century feminism. [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
March is Women's History Month and classroom resources and lesson plans abound. [...] »
Can you trust a biography? Historian Tiya Miles analyzes an 1869 biography of [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
Burn the witch! Discover how historical coverage of the Salem Witch Trials has [...] »
Marie Curie and Jane Goodall—you may know these female scientists, but [...] »