Approximately 50 objects bear witness to the incredible outpouring of support for New York's rescue and recovery workers in the months following September 11, from a canvas banner hung on the fence at St. Paul's and signed by recovery workers, volunteers, and people visiting groun; to the tags of bomb-sniffing dogs Ajax and Laika; to a large hand-painted sign reading "Welcome to Point Thank You".
High School Internships
“I met a lot of new and interesting people. I successfully completed a research project and comfortably presented in front of an audience. I have gotten to know and love this museum setting.” – Tyler Lee, 2012 Student Historian
Private Professional Development
New-York Historical Society offers custom teacher workshops at your school or in our Museum on a range of topics, depending on your needs. All custom workshops incorporate American history, primary sources, as well as our inquiry-based approach to teaching and learning.
For more information please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-485-9256
The New-York Historical Society offers DOE-approved Professional-Credit courses each July. These classes meet for 36 hours and can be applied toward teachers' 30-and-above salary differential.
Courses will be listed on the After School Professional Development Program's site when the summer course catalog becomes available, typically in late Spring.