Student Resources

General Information

Research Resources

You’ve got the assignment. Now what? Check these links for help.

History Day Office Hours

Students are invited to schedule one-on-one sessions for any additional support with Katie DeMar-Aldrich, the History Day Education Coordinator. Students may request practice interviews in preparation for contests or tips for incorporating comments from judges. They also may ask for additional  feedback for improving projects, if needed. Office Hours occur every Tuesday and Thursday, from 3-4 by appointment. Phone and video sessions are available. Intersted? Contact Katie DeMar-Aldrich at or 253-798-5921 for more information. 

Washington State History Research

Start digging into the rich history of Washington State with these helpful resources.

Washington State Museums and Historical Societies

The Evergreen State is home to dozens of museums and historical societies, many of which offer research facilities and assistance. Here are a few (listed alphabetically) to get you started.

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For more information on available education materials, contact Katie DeMar-Aldrich, Washington History Day Education Coordinator, Washington State Historical Society, at or 253-798-5921.

For information about upcoming contests, please contact Hannah Tofte, Washington History Day Coordinator, Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction at or (360) 725-6320.