NHD Grad Class Registration Closes Soon!
Registration for National History Day's online graduate courses for educators closes soon! See the entire course schedule at nhd.org/onlineeducation
The Summer I deadline is June 10, 2016.
Space is limited.
The Kenneth E. Behring National History Day® Contest!

The Contest is June 12-16 at the University of Maryland. Here is the information you need to have an awesome experience!
Preparing Your Entry
Contest Schedule
Teacher Workshops
The NHD Shuttle Bus
Meal Plan Boxed Lunches
What to Pack
Download the NHD App!
Shipping Items to NHD
Parking at the Contest
Frequently Asked Questions
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is generously making available free museum admission passes for NHD students and their families from June 12-17 during the National Contest.

Passes are free, but registration is required.

Registration closes at noon ET on Wednesday, June 8, 2016.
Click here to sign up for a free pass.
National History Day News & Updates

Looking for a good read this summer?
When the Akimotos Went to War: An Untold Story of Family, Patriotism, and Sacrifice during World War II

As part of NHD's partnership with the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC), NHD Teacher Matt Elms wrote a young adult book that tells the story of the Akimoto family. Read more about the bookdownload a free PDF copypurchase print copies, or download to your Kindle.
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Already planning for 2016-2017?
Taking a Stand in History

The 2016-2017 NHD theme is Taking a Stand in History. Look for new resources and the new theme book to debut at the National Contest in June!
It will be posted at nhd.org/themebook.
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Newly revised Making History Series books 

Four books from the Making History Series have been recently revised and updated! Get the brand new copies today and learn the latest tips and advice for taking advantage of the power of National History Day®!
Get yours today!
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Are you watching Roots? Check out these resources and learn more about the series.  
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