An image of the American flag, and glass lenses. It reads,Teaching American History, Annual Project Directors Conference, August 8—10, 2011, Washington, D.C., Lens on Talent: Portraits of Great History Teachers, U.S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement.

Conferecne Book Materials

TAB 1 - Conference Agenda ADOBE PDF 3668 KB
TAB 2- Presenter Biographies Adobe PDF 230 KB
TAB 3 - Session Summaries Adobe PDF 210 KB
TAB 4 - TAH Resources Adobe PDF 1399 KB
TAB 5 - Conference Materials Adobe PDF 1269 KB


We are pleased to provide this link to the 2011 Teaching American History Conference website and videos from the 2011 plenary session presentations of Bob Bain on day 2 and to the discussion between Christina Chavarria, Keil Hileman, Stacy Hoeflich, Bruce Lesh and Mark Stout on day 3.


Please see additional TAH Resource Materials that were not posted to the conference book below.

1.  TAH State Assignments (Adobe PDF)*
2.  TAH Summary Sheet (Adobe PDF)*
3.  TAH Statute (Adobe PDF)*
4.  2009 TAH GPRA Measures (Adobe PDF)
5.  GPRA Measures Worksheet (MS Excel)
6.  OMB Circular A-122 (Adobe PDF)
7.  OMB Circular A-21 (Adobe PDF)
8.  OMB Circular A-87 (Adobe PDF)
9.  OMB Circular A-133 (Adobe PDF)
10.  ED 524 B Instructions and Forms (Adobe PDF)
11.  Expanded Authorities Amendments Summary (Adobe PDF)
12.  Grants Administration Resource List (Adobe PDF)
13.  CEEP PowerPoint presentation on Objectives and Measures
14.  Glossary of Grant Making Terms*
15.  TAH Grantee Website List
16.  Map of TAH Regions*
17.  Common Core Standards Map*
18.  Race to the Top Assessment Map*
19.  National History Education Clearinghouse (
20.  FOIA Reading Room (

*Items marked with an asterisks (*) are included in the conference book