Resources for Teachers

Explore resources for educators created during our Teaching with Primary Sources workshops.

A man points to a video screen in a classroom with students seated in the foreground.
Nathan Rees teaching a contemporary art survey course at the University of West Georgia


The Smithsonian Learning Lab is an online platform by and for educators, making Smithsonian content freely available in formats easily adaptable to classrooms everywhere. Gathered here are learning lab modules made especially for Teaching with Primary Sources by past workshop participants.  These are open and available for others to use.

Gathered here are syllabi created by the 2022 cohort of workshop participants. These are open and available for others to use.

Presentations and Writings About the Program

If you are interested in learning more about the experiences and learning outcomes of past program participants, explore the presentations, blog posts, and essays gathered here.