The Affiliate School Program, free to all K–12 schools, is a unique gateway to education resources, events, and tools designed to bring American history to life in the classroom. Our network of schools connects teachers and students to valuable resources, including
- EXCLUSIVE eligibility for our highly competitive Teacher Seminars and a discount to audit Online Courses
- FREE classroom materials and discounted books and multimedia kits from the History Shop, Traveling Exhibitions, and 20 free pages (sent as pdf's) from the Gilder Lehrman Collection materials
- OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS to participate in the Age of Revolution Essay Contest, the Civil War Essay Contest and the Dear George Washington Contest
- UNLIMITED ACCESS to the Gilder Lehrman Collection of more than 60,000 American historical documents and exclusive web content, including Featured Primary Sources, Gilder Lehrman resource lists created by fellow teachers, and more from History by Era
Funded in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Gilder Lehrman Affiliate School Program provides free resources and support for teaching and studying American history.