Education Resources

Educators and parents can find resources for all grade levels with programs like Teaching with Historic Places. These free, online lesson plans from the Teaching with Historic Places series feature the places where American women made history as pioneers, activists, entrepreneurs, humanitarians, and more. The National Park Service also offers other resources, such as theme studies and Junior Ranger books. Explore the Teacher's Portal for more tools to engage children and young adults.

Park ranger talking with group outside Mary McLeod Bethune House in DC.

Teaching with Historic Places

These lesson plans use historic places in National Parks and in the National Register of Historic Places to enliven history and civics.

African American woman working as chippers during WWII. Courtesy of Library of Congress.

Theme Studies

Browse National Park Service theme studies related to women's history.

Woman holding a children's book. Courtesy NPS, Valley Forge National Historical Park

Teacher's Portal

Discover the Teacher's Portal and find resources for students of all ages.

Last updated: August 7, 2018

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