National History Day Teacher Resources

The statewide contest at the University of Maine will be April 7, 2018.

Registration for National History Day begins on February 1, 2018 and ends on March 16, 2018.  All websites and papers need to be completed by March 26, 2018.  Your registration is not complete until all required information is submitted and payment has been received.  Please click the link below to see all online registration instructions.

2018 National History Day Theme Sheet (pdf)

2018 Important dates (pdf)

Please click the following links for more teacher information regarding Maine National History Day.

National History Day Common Core

National History Day Rule Book (pdf)

Read what students have to say about their National History Day experience

National History Day Fact Sheet (pdf)

National History Dar Executive Summary (pdf)

Below is the Maine Department of Education’s Center for Best Practice’s  recently posted video regarding Whittier Middle School’s integrated approach to National History Day at last year’s competition.

Remember for more information regarding National History Day please visit

For more information, please contact

Maine NHD State Coordinator John Taylor
Phone: 207-474-7133