Teacher Resources

General

Teaching History.Org

The National history education clearinghouse

Digital History

History Matters

National Endowment for the Humanities: The Best of the Humanities on the Web

Center for History and New Media

EdTechTeacher’s Best of History Websites

A curated a thorough list of great history websites

The Gilder Lehrman Institute

The Civil War Trust

An excellent source for history lessons, documents, news, and professional development opportunities.

http://vitalny.pbslearningmedia.org

http://archive.org

http://www.discoveryeducation.com/?returnURL=player%2Ediscoveryeducation%2Ecom%2Findex%2Ecfm%3FguidAssetId%3DCB1A416%25207%2DB96E%2D4D5B%2DBB15%2D%25208EAB5AEB3A03%26blnFromSearch%3D1%26productcode%3DUS

http://vitalny.pbslearningmedia.org/search/?q=*&selected_facets=supplemental_curriculum_hierarchy_nodes%3A3be2030c-667d-4051-a645-2ba0b2e5af2c&selected_facets=resource_distribution_type_exact%3A0&display=Social%20Studies

Lessons and Curriculum

http://sheg.stanford.edu

http://gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era

http://tasell.wikispaces.com/Curriculum+Guides

http://edsitement.neh.gov/subject/history-social-studies

http://braintargetedteaching.org/index.cfm

http://schools.nyc.gov/Academics/CommonCoreLibrary/default.htm

Primary Sources

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.html

http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/

http://mhs.mt.gov/

http://mtmemory.org/

http://blogs.archives.gov/prologue/?p=12345

https://www.historypin.org/

http://mapserver.lib.virginia.edu/

http://gilderlehrman.org/collections

Download Voices of a People’s History of the United States

http://www6.svsu.edu/~jalewis2/HIST1700/PDF/HIST%201700%20Zinn%20Voices%20of%20Peoples%20History%20Reader.pdf

Teacher’s guide

http://library.uniteddiversity.coop/More_Books_and_Reports/Teaching_with_Voices_of_a_Peoples_History_of_the_United_States.pdf

http://library.uniteddiversity.coop/More_Books_and_Reports/Howard_Zinn-A_peoples_history_of_the_United_States.pdf

New York Public Library Annotated Primary Sources

New York Public Library Digital Collection Search

Common Core

http://www.corestandards.org

http://schools.nyc.gov/Academics/CommonCoreLibrary/About/InstructionalExpectations/default

https://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era/literature-and-language-arts/resources/teaching-common-core

Literacy

http://www.greatbooks.org

Summer Programs

http://www.civilwar.org/aboutus/events/teacher-institute/

http://www.tsgc.utexas.edu/liftoff/

http://www.iie.org/en/Working-Professionals-and-Teachers

http://www.koreaacademy.org/

http://www.neh.gov/grants/education/summer-seminars-and-institutes

https://www.gilderlehrman.org/programs-exhibitions/teacher-seminars

http://www2.ed.gov/programs/iegpssap/index.html

http://www.teachingtraveling.com/2011/04/22/9-great-international-travel-scholarships-for-u-s-teachers/

New York Public Library Education Innovation

This link is for the 2014 program but they do this every year. It’s a five day program in which they focus on various aspects of integrating primary sources into the classroom.

Leadership Programs

http://www.coronewyork.org/corony/programs/programs/

Data

https://www.engageny.org/resource/professional-development-turnkey-kit-data-driven-instruction-for-common-core-learning

Professional Development

https://www.engageny.org/resource/professional-development-teachers

Meetings

Useful Websites

The Teaching Channel

A “video showcase” of great teachers and great teaching practices. Very well put together and very high quality. You can subscribe to receive emails according to your interests of relevant videos.

NCSS Smart Briefs

Collections of stories, news, and write ups from around the country regarding social studies education.

History Crash Courses

A series of 49 US history and 42 global history videos covering various logically arranged topics, animated and narrated very cleverly. Good for a review or introduction to a topic. Not a substitute for content knowledge.

Teaching Like it’s 2999

An education technology website and blog.

Framework for Social Studies State Standards

Published by the National Council for the Social Studies, this document provides

https://www.engageny.org

Teacher Advice

17 Clever Teacher Hacks

Regents

New York State Regents Page

Page containing all passed Regents exams along with answers and scoring guides.

Regents Prep.Org

Website containing curated multiple choice questions by topic along with answers explained.

Important Education Articles

Great Education TED Talks

Books

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