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Teachers

Why Teach History Day?

National History Day:

  • gives teachers a model teaching tool for the classroom, based on active learning
  • helps teachers meet the requirements of national and state history standards
  • provides an excellent assessment tool for classroom use
  • helps teachers integrate the study of history with other disciplines, including writing, the arts, and other social sciences
  • supplies curricular aids such as lesson plans and bibliographic guides
  • supports professional development by offering workshops and summer institutes where teachers can learn about the latest in historical scholarship and new teaching methods and techniques
  • encourages teachers to interact with academic historians, librarians, archivists, and public historians