Justice Denied: The Eugenics Crusade

Today we continue our exploration of Teaching American History's two-volume document collection, Documents and Debates…

For Constitution Day: Gordon Lloyd on James Madison’s Record of the Constitutional Convention

September 17—Constitution Day—commemorates the final day of the Constitutional Convention in 1787, when the delegates…

Timely Ideas: Abraham Lincoln’s Lyceum Address

On 27 January 1838, notable local lawyer Abraham Lincoln addressed the Young Men's Lyceum in…

The First Parliament of the World’s Religions: September 1893

From September 11 – 28, 1893, the city of Chicago hosted what is now recognized as the…

Experimenting with Freedom of Conscience

Today we continue our exploration of Teaching American History's two-volume document collection, Documents and Debates…

Documenting Labor in American History

This weekend, Americans will enjoy an extra day off as the nation observes Labor Day.…

Documents in Detail: Madison’s Speech on the Amendments to the Constitution

On 23 SEP 20 we looked at James Madison's Speech on the Amendments to the…

Teacher of the Year Takes on New Challenge: the Hybrid, Synchronous Classroom

As the 2020 school year begins in Florida, a months-long pandemic continues, putting new demands…

Saturday Webinar: Did Slavery Cause the Civil War?

Join teachers from across the country on Saturday, 3 October 2020 for our discussion of…