The White House is an enduring symbol of the United States. The structure serves multiple roles as a home, office, museum, and stage. For over 200 years, many individuals have influenced the space including first families, enslaved individuals, foreign visitors, curators, and the American public.
At the White House History Teacher Institute (WHHTI), you will discover the wider history of this iconic building and explore how you can use these stories to enhance your classroom.
The virtual Teacher Institute is open to all K-12 educators, regardless of subject taught, school type, or prior acceptance or participation in Teacher Institute programming.