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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, Nutrition and health work in public schools, around 1918-20. Flickr

What makes a Teaching American History (TAH) evaluation successful? [...] »

Photo, Grant members discussing. Peopling the American Past: CHNM

Collaboration is the key! Conduct feedback with your teachers, not upon them, [...] »

Photography, Puzzle 1 Unsolved, 25 April 2008, John Bell, Flickr CC

Is your history curriculum based on abstract concepts? Learn how the Northern [...] »

Photo, "_MG_3750," May 14, 2009, Richard.Asia, Flickr, creative commons

How much does your local Board of Education know about your TAH grant program? [...] »

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Project Spotlight

Learn about innovative TAH projects

What does architecture say about the past and the present? TAH teachers learn [...] »

Photo, "Totem grave," 1916?, Library of Congress

From literature and Native American perspectives to local history, this site [...] »

Historian Christopher Hamner visits the original Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial [...] »

Illustration, Americans, all, let's fight. . . , 1943, Leon Helguera, UNT

Social history for the entire school populace—ELL and special education [...] »

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TAH Projects Database