American History and Civics Academies

84.422A

Discretionary/Competitive Grants

Presidential and Congressional Academies for American History and Civics

American History and Civics Academies support the establishment of Presidential Academies for Teachers of American History and Civics. These academies offer workshops for both veteran and new teachers of American history and civics to strengthen their knowledge and preparation for teaching these subjects. The program also supports establishment of Congressional Academies for Students of American History and Civics for high school students to develop a broader and deeper understanding of these subjects.

Contact Information

  • Mia Howerton, Program Manager
    American History and Civics Academies
    U.S. Department of Education, OESE
    400 Maryland Ave., SW
    Washington D.C. 20202-6244

American History and Civics Academies