The Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources program provides primary source-based staff development to teachers across the country.
Use PD Content
Explore the professional development content from the Library's professional development institutes and workshops.
Download and facilitate ready-to-present professional development modules.
Explore short videos on using resources and teaching strategies for using primary sources in the classroom.
Take Online Modules
Complete an interactive self-directed module from the Library of Congress.
Each multimedia-rich module delivers approximately one hour of professional development and includes a certificate of completion. Ideal for:
Experts from the Library of Congress work directly with small groups of educators using material from the Library's Teaching with Primary Sources professional development program.
Webinars and Workshops
Facilitated workshops by education resource specialists
Summer Teacher Institutes
Week-long programs at the Library of Congress