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History comes alive with learning resources designed to drive engagement and help students boost grades. Scroll down for more.


History comes alive with learning resources designed to drive engagement and help students boost grades. Scroll down for more.


History comes alive with learning resources designed to drive engagement and help students boost grades. Scroll down for more.


History comes alive with learning resources designed to drive engagement and help students boost grades. Scroll down for more.

Connect History

Connect History is an easy-to-use learning platform that gives instructors access to engaging assignable and assessable tools, such as primary sources and interactive maps—all of which are tied to learning objectives—that support student success and help bring history to life for students. In Connect, students are immersed in course content with interactive learning resources and features that drive them to think critically about history, including:

Connect History Features


Designed to deliver better outcomes for students, SmartBook is an adaptive reading and learning experience that actively tailors the content to the individual student. As a subject is mastered, SmartBook intelligently prompts students to demonstrate command of the material, providing feedback and help when necessary.

Power of Process for Primary Sources

Power of Process for Primary Sources offers a hands-on critical thinking tool for reading and writing about primary sources. It uses a framework to develop essential academic skills such as understanding, analyzing, and synthesizing readings and visuals such as maps. Instructors can select from either 400 preloaded sources or upload their own, leading students toward higher order thinking and writing.

Interactive Maps

Interactive Maps are tied to assessment and encourage students’ geographical and historical thinking by demonstrating events like changing boundaries and migration routes, war battles and election results. Students can manipulate and consider data to help them better understand change over time.

Critical Missions

An immersive activity that shows students how to work with primary sources and develop and historical argument, Critical Mission immerses students making them active participants in a series of transformative moments in history.

Connect History Titles

Connect 2-Semester Online Access for Becoming America
1st Edition, By David Henkin & Rebecca McLennan

Connect 1-Semester Online Access for The Unfinished Nation
7th Edition, By Alan Brinkley

Connect 2-Semester Onlnine Access for Experience History
8th Edition, By James West Davidson, Brian DeLay, Christine Leigh Heyrman, Mark Lytle & Michael Stoff

Connect 2-Semester Online Access for Traditions & Encounters
3rd Edition, By Jerry Bentley, Herbert Ziegler & Heather Streets Salter

Connect 1-Semester Online Access for Panorama
1st Edition, By Ross Dunn & Laura Mitchell

Connect Online Access 1-Semester The West in the World
5th Edition, By Dennis Sherman & Joyce Salisbury

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At McGraw-Hill Education, we apply the science of learning to creating innovative solutions that can improve education outcomes around the world. Why? Because learning changes everything.™ In History, moments of significance have occurred when learning has taken place, often with the help of current technology. Why is this important? Because we believe that the course of history changes everything too.

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Hosted by award-winning faculty from colleges and universities around the country, our digital workshops and webinars focus on winning classroom strategies, methods and the use of technology to drive student success in your class.

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Scott Williams

DFC for History 
Weatherford College


Self-Service Customization

McGraw-Hill Create™ is a simple and easy-to-use online service that gives instructors the ability to create custom primary source readers.

The Create Document Collections contain hundreds of primary sources searchable by author, decade, time period, and more. Sources can be pulled together to create print or eBook versions tailored to your course. You can even include your own materials! Create your custom reader, then download a PDF version in minutes or receive a free review copy in just a few days!

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Full Integration

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McGraw-Hill Campus

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McGraw-Hill Campus integrates all of your McGraw-Hill digital products with your school LMS for quick and easy access to best-in-class content and learning tools. Build an effective digital course, enroll students with ease and discover how powerful digital teaching can be.

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Blackboard Integration

Two LMS Integration Services = One Solution.

McGraw-Hill Higher Education offers two pathways for LMS integration. McGraw-Hill Campus enables seamless access from any LMS in use to all of our content and learning platforms. Blackboard customers may also leverage the McGraw-Hill Connect and Create building block specific to their LMS for the tightest integration available today for Connect and Create users.