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On Teaching with the Records of Congress you can find historical documents and teach about representative democracy, how Congress works, and the important role that Congress has played throughout American history.

Get ready for National History Day with our 2013 Turning Points in History page. Find primary source documents for NHD topics, and teaching activities related to this year’s theme.

Use Nixon and Ford 100 to help your students explore the eras of Presidents Nixon and Ford. Choose from the various teaching activities and primary sources to get them thinking critically about turning points from 1969 to 1977.