Through rigorous historical analysis combined with the study of human behavior, Facing History’s approach heightens students’ understanding of racism, religious intolerance, and prejudice; increases students’ ability to relate history to their own lives; and promotes greater understanding of their roles and responsibilities in a democracy.
Our short video tells the story of what Facing History does, how we do it, and the many ways that you can take part.
Facing History teachers touch the lives of millions of students, helping them achieve academically and engage around difficult topics.
Facing History schools promote compassion, justice, respect, and understanding.
Facing History parents, families, and community members connect to help support all of our schools, teachers, and students.