Teachers are the backbone of the History Day program. They serve as mentors for students and are encouraged to integrate the History Day program into their classroom curriculum. Teachers also benefit from resource materials, workshops, and the opportunity for professional development through the History Day program.

Why Should your students participate?
  • Students learn extensive research skills
  • Students learn independent work skills
  • Great opportunity for college-bound students
  • Students learn how to identify bias and point of view
  • NHD brings students joy!

2018 Theme Summary

2018 Curriculum Theme Book:  http://nhd.org/sites/default/files/2018themebook.pdf

National History Day Webinar on 2018 theme September, 2017 at 7:00 PM
to register click here.  This webinar will review the 2018 Conflict & Compromise in History theme and offer ideas and resources to launch into the 2018 contest season.  Join NHD, the National Archives and Records Administration, and the White House Historical Society to get your brainstorm started!