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Teaching American History (TAH) Projects

Watch video of keynote speakers from the 2009 and 2011 Teaching American History Project Directors meetings. Topics include historical thinking, public history, and lessons learned from TAH. FIND OUT MORE »

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Lessons Learned

Explore lessons learned by TAH projects

Photo, Teachers discussing grant. TAH: Pursuing Justice Grant

With flexible grant design, all teachers can participate. [...] »

Cigarette card, "Exercises for men: balance exercise," c. 1922-1939, NYPL

A strategic balance is crucial for getting the most out of your grant. [...] »

Color Lithograph, Good books build character, 1925, C. B. Falls, LOC

Student learning begins with a teacher's dedication to and passion for studying [...] »

Photo, "Social Networks," March 11, 2009, 10ch, Flickr

Communities of history educators certainly existed before the TAH program began [...] »

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Project Spotlight

Learn about innovative TAH projects

Sheet music cover, The International Rag, E. H. Pfeiffer, NYPL Digital Gallery

Just how has the U.S. impacted and been impacted by other nations? [...] »

Historian Christopher Hamner engages educators in close questioning of the [...] »

Union Cavalry Musician's Jacket, Gettysburg National Military Park

Can digital tools foster historical thinking skills? Podcasting stories of the [...] »

Photo, ". . . Yemenite rabbi," Matson Photo Service, 1934-39, LoC

Learn to experience the past through related sounds—speeches, [...] »

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