Use these materials to get the most out of DocsTeach.

Students WorkingGetting Started

When we ask students to work with and learn from primary sources, we transform them into historians. That's the idea behind DocsTeach.

DocsTeach WebinarWebinars

Our recorded mini-webinars cover DocsTeach basics and tips for online teaching. We also offer live webinars facilitated by our staff at the National Archives.

Magnifying Glass and Census DocumentDocument Analysis

It's the first step in working with primary sources. Teach your students to think through primary source documents.

Activity-Creation Guide

Follow our Guide to Creating Your DocsTeach Activity to create your own activities using the Activity Tools.

Students WorkingAssigning & Turning In Activities

When you assign DocsTeach activities, students can turn in their work via your DocsTeach account, Google Classroom, your learning management system, or the DocsTeach App.

Presentation Materials

Find handouts to distribute if you're giving a DocsTeach presentation or workshop.

D IconiPad App

Find out more about using the DocsTeach app for iPad to share primary source-based learning activities with your students to access on their iPads.