Teacher Resources

Teachers, librarians, and advisors are the greatest resource to improve the teaching and learning of history. National History Day’s high-quality classroom resources, professional development opportunities, and guidance are here to support your efforts to teach research skills and advise NHD students.

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Classroom Tools

Lessons for teaching a variety of content areas, developed by teachers for teachers.

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Virtual programs providing professional development for teachers.



An annual opportunity for 16 student/teacher teams to study in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi.

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Teaching Research Skills

Resources to improve the teaching and learning of research skills.

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Advising NHD Students

Guidance for teachers to successfully advise students through the NHD contest process.