All of the materials found through DPLA—photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents, and so much more—are free and immediately available in digital format.
Through rigorous historical analysis combined with the study of human behavior, Facing History’s approach heightens students’ understanding of racism, religious intolerance, and prejudice; increases students’ ability to relate history to their own lives; and promotes greater understanding of their roles and responsibilities in a democracy.
GeoInquiries™ are short, standards-based inquiry activities for teaching map-based content. This collection brings historical periods and maps to life, emphasizing the spatial nature of critical events throughout world history.
HistoryView VR, located in Boston, MA, is an interactive 3D 360° Virtual Field Trip platform for museums, art galleries, and historic sites. No special hardware is required to access the VR experience.