What’s the Significance of the First Thanksgiving Today?
How much of the Pilgrims' story is a myth, and what exactly is important to remember about the meal they shared with local Native Americans? Mary is joined by Tony and Kirk to delve into the Pilgrims' harrowing journey to Plymouth and first winter to understand and appreciate the larger themes of what we commemorate as Thanksgiving today.
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In Memory of Gary Colletti
by Stan SwimChief Program Officer, Bill of Rights Institute The education community has lost a tireless advocate, a valued colleague, and a dear friend. Gary Colletti, Director of Teacher and Student Programs for the Bill of Rights Institute, passed away on November 5, 2021. He was 46 years old and is survived by his adoring […]
Native American Heritage Month
Use our classroom-ready resources and lessons to explore the unique challenges Native people have faced throughout history and how they have overcome them.