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NHD Education News

Engaging in NHD Research through the National Council of History Education
Read about tips for engaging in NHD from the November 2013 edition of History Matters! HERE

Learning about World War II at the D-Day Beaches of Normandy
Read about NHD's Albert H. Small Normandy: Sacrifice for Freedom Student & Teacher Institute from the October 2013 edtion of Social Education HERE.

NHD Life Lessons: Learning from Successes and Failures
Read one mother's positive reflection on how not advancing to the national contest helped her son grow, HERE.

September 2013: NHD Student Interview with Library of Congress
Check out the latest LOC blog, an interview with the 2013 winner of the "Discovery or Exploration in History" prize!  Click HERE for a PDF of the article.  Or visit the Library of Congress blog website HERE

Library of Congress Suggested NHD Topic Ideas
Looking for some new ideas on how to choose an NHD topic?
Consider these dieas from the Library of Congress
Please see the September, 2013 Library of Congress Blog Post

Education Week Reviews NHD 2013
What did Education Week think of the NHD National Contest?
View the July 1, 2013 ariticle HERE.

Looking for a way to link NHD to STEM?
(Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
Please see the September 21, 2011 op-ed by Norm Augustine, CEO of Lockheed Martin, in the Wall Street Journal.
Click here for a PDF version of this article.



Exciting News! 
The Society of American Archivists NHD Committee is happy to announce the "opening" of a new, online toolkit with step by step help for NHD students conducting research in an archives. Check out more information here!

Check out the Making History Series for guides to creating History Day projects