PROGRAM: Maryland History Day

Presented by:
Maryland Humanities
National Partner: National History Day Local Partner: Colleges and Universities, K-12 Institutions Subject: History, Other, Professional Development Audience: Educators, K-12, Youth/Teen

In a friendly competition, students in grades 6–12 immerse themselves in a relevant historical theme through in-depth research and creative presentation.  They showcase their findings through documentaries, websites, exhibits, performances, or papers. Students compete at school, district, and state levels, and winners of the Maryland History Day state contest advance to the National History Day competition. Professional development for teachers is offered through online courses and platforms, summer teacher institutes, workshops, and classroom outreach.