New York Heritage Digital Collections is a research portal for students, educators, historians, genealogists, and everyone else interested the people, places and institutions of historical New York State. The site provides immediate, free access to digital collections that reflect New York State's long history and is a product of the Empire State Library Network.
The National Parks are America's largest classrooms. Find lesson plans, materials to loan, mobile apps, professional development and distance learning opportunities at this site.
Teachinghistory.org is designed to help K–12 history teachers access resources and materials to improve U.S. history education in the classroom. With funding from the U.S. Department of Education, the Center for History and New Media (CHNM) has created Teachinghistory.org with the goal of making history content, teaching strategies, resources, and research accessible.
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is the nation's record keeper. Documents that are important for legal or historical reasons are kept and preserved and are available to you, whether you want to see if they contain clues about your family’s history, need to prove a veteran’s military service, or are researching a historical topic that interests you.
SHEG's Reading Like a Historian curriculum has passed 2.1 million downloads. It is used in all 50 states and in 127 countries. SHEG has expanded beyond U.S. to World History, ventured into the area of formative assessment, and begun to explore how a document-based curriculum can be taught to middle school students.