Tell the House to Support Increased FY22 Funding for the National Archives and NHPRC

The National Coalition for History (NCH) has worked with Congressmen John Larson (D-CT), Don Young (R-AK), and Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) to seek support for additional funding in the upcoming fiscal year (FY) 2022 budget for the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) and the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). They have circulated a “Dear Colleague” more >

K-12 History and Civics Funding Bill Reintroduced in Congress

Legislation has been reintroduced authorizing the federal government to make a large investment in K-12 history and civics education.  The bill authorizes $1 billion in spending per-year over the next six fiscal years for grants to states, institutions of higher education, qualified non-profits, and researchers. The National Coalition for History (NCH) has endorsed the bill more >

Educating for American Democracy Report on K-12 History and Civics Education

The Educating for American Democracy initiative today released a comprehensive report detailing ways to improve K-12 history and civic learning across the nation. Educating for Democracy is a  collaboration among over 300 academics, historians, political scientists, K–12 educators, district and state administrators, civics providers, students, and others from across the country. The project was initiated more >