We want every child to be inspired by their local heritage and every teacher to have brilliant resources to use inside and outside the classroom. Here you can find out about:
- Our groundbreaking Heritage Schools programme
- Our Educational Images database, Teaching Activities and a range of other resources for schools
- Our offer for young people interested in work experience or a career in heritage
We offer a wide range of readymade FREE online learning resources for teachers. You can also search over 10,000 Educational Images, specially selected and re-captioned from our Archive. These images may be used for free in the classroom, simply right-click and save the image to use it. To buy a higher resolution version of any image, or a licence to use an image for anything other than direct in-classroom teaching, please contact us at: [email protected]. We can also create bespoke Local History Packs for your school. Here you can find out more about the resources we have to offer and watch our video about the work of Historic England.
Find out about our Heritage Schools programme, helping school children across the country learn about their local heritage and its significance.
Teaching Activities provide a selected image supported by a teaching idea and associated downloadable resources. They ask a Key Question targeted at specific National Curriculum related topics.
Collections of Images by Theme related to various curriculum topics
A collection of Educational Images from the Historic England Archive
Case Studies demonstrate how Historic England's resources can be used inside and outside of the classroom.
Find out more about our Local History Packs that are available from the Historic England Archive for teachers.
Resources such as PowerPoint presentations, worksheets and notes for teachers to download and use in the classroom.
Education Glossary of terms
Find out about our work experience scheme for school children aged 14-18.
Students can find out more about careers in heritage, placements and volunteering opportunities.