Arkansas State Archives

Youth Education

 

The Arkansas State Archives offers many resources for educators and students onsite, online and through educational programs.

Lesson plans

Lesson plans focus on various themes related to Arkansas history and includes supplementary primary source material.

Resource guides

Resource guides highlight popular research topics and related materials held by the Arkansas State Archives. These are not meant to be comprehensive guides, but to provide starting points for research.

Exhibits

  • The Arkansas State Archives offers onsite, online and traveling exhibits.
  • The Arkansas State Archives offers several traveling exhibits that are displayed at museums, libraries, archives, schools, historical societies, and other educational or cultural institutions around the state at no cost. Traveling exhibits may be booked by schools and colleges to be exhibited in their facilities or other locations in their communities. 

Schedule a Speaker

  • Arkansas State Archives staff are available to make presentations on various aspects of preservation and Arkansas history to students and the general public.
  • The Arkansas State Archives also offers onsite behind the scenes tours and research room visits for groups of students.

InternshipsVolunteer Programs

The Arkansas State Archives offers internships and volunteer opportunities to students and educators.