For Educators

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Explore Georgia history with recent scholarship and primary sources from the GHS collection.
Featured Historical Figures
Explore the life and legacy of individuals who significantly impacted Georgia’s past.
Primary Source Sets for Georgia History
Primary source sets and teacher guides aligned to the 8th Grade Georgia Standards of Exellence for Social Studies.
Sophia's Schoolhouse
Watch educational videos and explore GHS’s vast collection to uncover fascinating stories from our past.
Other Web Resources
Download the Educator Web Guide and the Grade 8 Milestones Review Web Quest
Field Trips to the Research Center
GHS offers unique field trip experiences to the Research Center in Savannah.
Bussiness History Initiative
Get resources to help teach about the economic, social, and cultural impact of Georgia’s iconic businesses.
Georgia Day Parade
Thousands of students march through the historic squares of Savannah in this beloved annual tradition.
Today in Georgia History
Multi-media joint educational project of the Georgia Historical Society and Georgia Public Broadcasting.