Our Teacher Resources are designed to help support educators as they inspire future generations. Learn more about our leading-edge classroom resources, professional development opportunities, and teacher fellowships. And, be sure to plan your Mount Vernon field trip!

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Professional Development

Professional Development

Expand your professional knowledge with collaborative programming designed to explore rich and inclusive content about George Washington and Mount Vernon, and provide best practice examples of historical thinking skills and strategies, within an interdisciplinary approach to history education. Programs take place both on-site at Mount Vernon and off-site across the United States.

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Lesson Plans

Lesson Plans

Mount Vernon’s Resources for Teachers includes lesson plans developed by master teachers, including graduates of the George Washington Teacher Institute, as well as by Mount Vernon educators and historians.

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Plan a Student Trip

Plan a Student Trip

What better way is there for students (grades K - 12) to learn about George Washington than to walk in his footsteps at his iconic home? Make your school's field trip one for the history books!

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