Learning Through the Power of Place
National History Academy Online allows students to explore history and American democracy through the people and places that defined it.
Rising 10th, 11th and 12th Grade Students
National History Academy Online will offer four one-week sessions built around Harvard Business School Professor David Moss’s case-based “History of American Democracy” curriculum, with an average of three hours of classroom time each day. In addition to the cases, students will make online visits to two important historic sites and hear from nationally known speakers. Over 1,000 full scholarships are available!
- July 6-10 – “James Madison, the ‘Federal Negative,’ and the Making of the U.S. Constitution”
- July 13-17 – “A Nation Divided: The United States and the Challenge of Secession”
- July 20-24 – “Martin Luther King and the Struggle for Black Voting Rights”
- July 27-31 -“Democracy and Women’s Rights in America: The Fight Over the ERA”
High School Preparatory
Rising 8th and 9th Grade Students
National History Academy Online will offer two two-week sessions for rising 8th and 9th-grade students. Students will make virtual interactive visits to three major historic sites each week, study major themes of our history and tie them directly to issues we are facing as a country today.
- July 6-17 – Leadership and the Presidency/Civil Rights
- July 20-31 – Innovation/Resiliency
For History and Civics Teachers
National History Academy Online offers an enriching professional development program for history and civics teachers, and an internship program for college students.Learn More