Professional Development

Teaching American & World History Online

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Teaching American & World History Online is a resource for teachers, grades K–12. Connect to exciting and useful materials dealing with historical content and pedagogy from our professional development programs. In partnership with the New York City Department of Education, the Library of Congress’s Teaching with Primary Sources program, the Gotham Center for New York City History at CUNY, and New York’s cultural institutions, this program promotes and supports quality history instruction.


Professional Development Programs 2013-14

Teaching Ottoman History through the Arts

A Reverence for Words: Understanding Muslim Cultures through Poetry & Song (An NEH Institute)


Previous Professional Development Programs 

American Dream

Critical Themes in American History

Leadership and Change

Shaping US History


Selected Teaching American History Newsletters

American Citizen–Fall 2008

American Citizen–Winter 2009

Critical Themes in American History–Fall 2011


Selected Lessons

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