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Why History Day?

Common Core


* Students who do History Day meet at least 26 Common Core objectives!  Click here to learn how the NHD framework can help you meet Common Core Standards in your classroom. 

Learn Why NHD Works
* Download the NHD Works report for the full results
This controlled study shows that students who participate in NHD  outperform their peers on:

* Reading, Writing, Literacy

* Math and Science

* Critical Thinking

* 21st Century College and Career Ready Skills

Project-based Learning

NHD is a powerful tool for PBL in which students learn history by doing history.

Unforgettable Experiences
Learn more about students’ great experiences!