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New Deal Education Resources: Home

Guide designed for educators and students, especially in New Mexico.

NEW DEAL RESOURCES

TEACHING AND LEARNING ABOUT THE NEW DEAL IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER!

 

A collaboration between the New Mexico Chapter of the National New Deal Preservation Association and the Social Studies Department at the Santa Fe Indian School - this guide is intended to assist students and teachers to engage in further study of the New Deal in the United States and in New Mexico.    

GILDER LEHRMAN INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN HISTORY

Free teacher registration provides access to hundreds of quality lesson plans and primary sources.

What was the New Deal?

Basic overview video.

FILM RESOURCES

NATIONAL ARCHIVES

ARTS EDUCATION

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS RESOURCES

DIGITAL PUBLIC LIBRARY OF AMERICA

NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES & EDSITEMENT LESSON PLANS

CRASH COURSE HISTORY VIDEOS

John Green tells you everything you ever needed to know, in about 15 minutes!  It's fast and furious, smart and relevant!

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTE

ROOSEVELT LIBRARY

IMPORTANT PARTNERS AND CONTACTS

ZINN EDUCATION PROJECT

Zinn Ed. Project was founded by historian and activist Howard Zinn to ensure all people's history is taught.  These resources examine historical time periods from minority points of view and critically examine dominant historical narratives, frequently found in commercial textbooks.

STANFORD HISTORY EDUCATION GROUP

ALPHABET SOUP- SPECIFIC NEW DEAL PROGRAMS AND RESOURCES