Scholars discuss the legacies of the Reconstruction era as part of Facing History and Ourselves’ work on the period.
Through a video-based activity, students examine America’s struggle for a stronger democracy during Reconstruction and today.
Investigate aspects of President Andrew Johnson’s plans for Reconstruction that outlined how to bring former Confederate citizens and states back into the Union.
This resource guides students through a deep exploration of the pivotal era of American history when a nation divided by slavery and war was challenged to rebuild.
Examine measures of the Reconstruction Acts of 1867.