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"Come and experience your America in a new way"

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.

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"Discover History and Historic Preservation in the National Park Service"

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.

Last updated: April 10, 2015

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