Grades 6–12

Grades 6–12

Professional Development

Instructional Support

Discover the types of videos available at point-of-use in the Professional Learning section of our digital program

Coaching Videos

Why Inquiry? – Dr. Peter Levine

Addressing Implicit Bias – Dr. Sheldon L. Eakins

SEL and Social Studies – Meena Srinivasan

Teaching with Primary Sources – Dr. Emily Schell

Teacher Tips for Making History Relevant

The 1920s and 1930s

Anita Bond explains how she uses a birthday party analogy to describe the 1920s and 30s to middle schoolers.

The Vietnam War, 1954-1975

Ben Pineda introduces "how" and "why" questions for teaching middle schoolers about the Vietnam War.

The U.S. Constitution and the Early Republic, 1781-1800

Kelly Griffith Bell describes how she brings the Early Republic to life for high schoolers by connecting primary sources to modern-day minimum wage laws.

Ancient Rome, 600 BCE to CE 800

Kelly Griffith Bell explains how high schoolers can explore the lasting influences of Ancient Rome with a scavenger hunt.