National History Day’s Executive Director, Cathy Gorn, spoke with Great.com about improving the teaching and learning of history in middle and high schools in the USA, and how research projects allow children to be creative and independent thinkers.
A high school student’s National History Day project helped reunite the bodies of two American twin brothers, separated at death during World War II.
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