Teaching Resources for Teacher Appreciation Week

Participants in the 2016 Immigrants in American History Teacher Seminar visiting Museo del Barrio in New YorkIt’s Teacher Appreciation Week! 

The Gilder Lehrman Institute is honored to work with K–12 teachers across the globe and provide support for their invaluable work in not only bringing history to life for their students, but educating future generations of knowledgable, civics-minded citizens. 

In recognition of these efforts, we’ve highlighted some of our most popular teaching resources. Explore them by era below:

The Americas to 1620

Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

The American Revolution, 1763-1783

The New Nation, 1783-1815

National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900

Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Great Depression & WWII, 1929-1945

1945-Present and Civics