Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Educator Workshop, Vermont History Center, Barre • 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
This workshop will examine different options for History Day projects and demonstrate ways to incorporate History Day into the classroom. Emphasis will be placed on Common Core connections, including finding and using primary sources and writing explanatory text. The workshop will include a special presentation: Chronicling America Hands-on Workshop by Erenst Anip and Karyn Norwood from the Vermont Digital Newspaper Project.
Pre-registration is required. $40.00 registration fee includes lunch. Registration form (pdf).
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Primary Sources Workshop for Homeschoolers, Vermont History Center, Barre • 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Join us for a day-long workshop focusing on primary sources about Vermont history. The workshop will include a brief overview of Vermont History Day including types of projects and topics that relate to this year's theme. Learn how creating a History Day project helps students improve their reading, writing and research skills. The workshop is designed for students ages 10-18 and parents.
Pre-registration is required. $10 registration fee for one participant or $20 for a family. Bring a brown bag lunch. Registration form and details (pdf).
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Student Help & Research Day, Vermont History Center, Barre • 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Registration (PDF) Deadline at 5:00 pm for all entry forms including website url addresses and paper titles. This deadline is in place to allow for time to arrange details for the contest. Late entries may not be accepted.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Submission Deadline for all papers and website entries.
Papers - four copies are due at the Vermont Historical Society by 5:00 pm
Websites - access to website editing closes at midnight
Changes to titles, categories or participants made after this date may not be reflected in judging assignments or documentation.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 (tentative)
Vermont History Day at a central Vermont location • 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Preliminary contest schedule (pdf). Detailed information will be mailed to teachers in March.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Registration Deadline for National History Day