Explore the 2019 Commemoration’s education resources, including primary source materials, videos, and innovative lesson ideas to use in your classroom all year long!

2019 COMMEMORATION
SCHOOLS

2019 Commemoration Schools is a yearlong effort to incorporate the spirit of 2019 into your school or classroom environment. Sign up today!

HISTORICAL BACKGROUNDERS

How much do you know about 1619? Learn more about the historical events and themes that we’re commemorating in 2019 with these historical backgrounders.

LESSON PLANS

2019 Master Teachers worked hard on these novel ideas for your classroom. The plans include all relevant links and materials to set you up for success.

VIRGINIA HISTORY TRAILS

Discover innovative ways to use the Virginia History Trails app for your classes.

VIDEO AND AUDIO RESOURCES

Check out our video and audio library and immerse your students in Virginia’s colonial world.

2019 SCHOOLS FACEBOOK GROUP

Find updates, tips, and successful project examples in our exclusive educators-only Facebook Group!

VIRGINIA HISTORY DAY PROJECT WINNERS ANNOUNCED

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Explore Virginia’s Past and Present

Use the Virginia History Trails app in your classroom!

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