Inspire your students - and your teaching practice - with content-rich media resources from Mount Vernon. Primary sources from Washington’s life, and the lives of those around him, are complemented by mobile-ready tools and secondary resources ideal for student use.

George Washington Digital Encyclopedia

Combine our growing collection of interactive primary sources with the Digital Encyclopedia of George Washington, a trusted resource developed and vetted by scholars, to jump-start your students' research projects.

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George Washington: Lessons in Leadership

Learn more about George Washington the leader in this 6 part video produced by the History Channel. You will see how George Washington learned from his failures and developed a set of leadership skills that are as valuable today as they were back in Washington's time.

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The Mount Vernon App

Designed for both iPhones and Android-powered smartphones, the Mount Vernon App allows one to access an array of interesting tours, onboard maps, information on hundreds of points of interest, fun onboard challenges, a plant finder, and more. The free app can be downloaded straight onto your own device.

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