Teaching with Historic Places (TwHP) uses properties listed in the National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places to enliven history, social studies, geography, civics, and other subjects. TwHP has created a variety of products and activities that help teachers bring historic
places into the classroom.
In observation of Pearl Harbor Day and to honor those who served at home and abroad, Teaching with Historic Places is featuring lesson plans that examine important themes of World War II.
First Lady of the World: Eleanor Roosevelt at Val-Kill
The United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on December 10, 1948. In honor of its 60th anniversary, learn more about its principal author and chief proponent.