The National Council for History Education provides professional and intellectual leadership to foster an engaged community committed to the teaching, learning, and appreciation of diverse histories.

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The professional dispositions that drive our work.

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Upcoming Events

Native Nations and the U.S. Supreme Court

February 22, 2023
7:30-8:30 pm Eastern

Centering Native Stories in Florida History

February 8, 2023
7:30-8:30 pm Eastern

The Revolutionary: Samuel Adams

March 8, 2023
7:30-8:30 p.m. Eastern


2023 NCHE Conference

Salt Lake City, UT ~ March 23-25, 2023

Join teachers, historians, and university faculty
for three days devoted to history education!

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Blog Posts

The Rural Experience in America

At any age, anyone can be a point-in-time historian where they are. With a life-long love of history and the global rural experience, I was delighted to participate in NCHE’s Rural Exper…

Jean Hill, Springdale Public Schools, Arkansas

How do we Navigate the “Culture Wars” in History Classrooms this Year?

History teachers are beginning the new school year in a difficult place. Librarians and history teachers are being singled out all over the country as either not “woke” enough or t…

Paul Horton, University of Chicago Laboratory Schools & NCHE

NCHE History Educators Tell the Stories That Need to Be Told

“If we don’t tell their stories, who will?” These eight words were a powerful exclamation point to a June 2022 tour of Historic Jamestowne, Virginia, which featured the story…

Matt Pelc, Neptune Middle School, St. Cloud, Florida