Education

The Evanston History Center offers first-rate educational programing for educators and for students of all ages. Whether looking for Evanston history-related projects and resources, a lively and informative speaker for a class or meeting, or information about how to manage your own historical collections, the Evanston History Center can help.

For more information on educational programs at EHC, please contact Dr. Jenny Thompson.

Click on the links below for more information or to download info:

Spirited: Prohibition in America, Educational Resources

The Takeover 1968: Student Protest, Campus Politics, and Black Student Activism at Northwestern University.

April 1968 Evanston in the Wake of King’s Death: the Fight for Fair Housing

Evanston Seen: Creating A Visual Map of Meaning-A Community Photo Project

Educational Resources for Through Darkness to Light: Photographs Along the Underground Railroad

Wedding Themed Reading and Viewing list

Remembering WWI: Resources for Educators

Lesson Plans for Teachers and Educators (Grades 2-5)

Lesson Plans for Teachers and Educators (Grades 6-12)

Maps for Lesson Plans

Photographs for Lesson Plans

Podcast Series: History Speaks

Speakers Bureau

Portable History Programs

Scout Programs