The National Park Service offers distance learning, field trips and curriculum materials in addition to accredited professional development opportunities for teachers. The parks are America's greatest classroom, telling our stories, and conserving the best natural spaces the nation has to offer.
From lesson plans based on national curriculum standards to professional development opportunities to college-level historic preservation course outlines, the National Park Service has tools that can help enliven classroom presentations and engage students in learning about history.
Did You Know?
Lincoln Home National Historic Site in Springfield, Illinois preserves, protects, and interprets for current and future generations the only home Abraham Lincoln ever owned. Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois