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Our Teacher Resources are designed to help support educators as they inspire future generations.

Learn more about our leading-edge classroom resources, professional development opportunities, and teacher fellowships. And be sure to plan your Mount Vernon field trip!

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Professional Development

Expand your professional knowledge with programming designed to explore rich and inclusive content about George Washington and Mount Vernon. Programs take place both on-site at Mount Vernon and off-site across the United States.

Professional Development Opportunities

Educational Resources

Looking for educational primary sources, secondary sources, videos, or interactive exhibits? Check out our Education page!

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Lesson Plans

Mount Vernon’s Resources for Teachers contains lesson plans developed by master teachers, including graduates of the George Washington Teacher Institute, as well as Mount Vernon educators and historians.

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Plan a Student Trip

What better way is there for students (grades K - 12) to learn about George Washington than to walk in his footsteps at his iconic home? Make your school's field trip one for the history books!

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