With the support of the U.S. Department of Education’s Teaching American History Program, elementary and secondary teachers from public schools in Central Maryland have participated in professional development activities at the UMBC Center for History Education and other locations.
The programs provide:
Teachers are invited to join a growing learning community dedicated to improving the teaching of American history in Maryland schools through:
Teachers can also discover local, state, and national resources from the Maryland State Archives, National Archives and Records Administration, Library of Congress, State Library Resource Center/Enoch Pratt Free Library, and the Martha Ross Center for Oral History.
The Maryland State Archives has incorporated primary-source materials from its collections and national repositories into Teaching American History in Maryland: Online Documents for the Classroom, a comprehensive classroom resource.
The contents of the Web site were developed under a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. However, those contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.