Did you know that, in keeping with its mission, the Civil War Trust provides free educational programs to inform the next generation about the vital role battlefields played in determining the course of our nation’s history?
Teachers: With the school year getting underway, make sure you are taking advantage of all these FREE educational resources at your disposal!
The Civil War Trust Teachers Regiment is a community of educators passionate about American history and its dissemination in the classroom. Ideas are shared, lessons are learned, and perks are awarded.
The Civil War Traveling Trunk program provides reproduction artifacts, books, music and other various materials for teachers to utilize during their Civil War instruction, allowing students to have a hands-on experience.
Take tours with historians, engage in workshops, and discover a community of passionate, like-minded educators — Civil War Trust Professional Development events will help you enrich your Civil War instruction.
Get Involved in Our Contests - Sponsored by History ®
Teachers and students can participate in national contests--essay, postcard, and lesson plan--with cash prizes with categories meant to explore and excite a deeper Civil War education.