"My daughter has gained a lot of confidence in her research and speaking abilities. History has always been an interest for her, but her success at History Day has really motivated her in positive ways."
As the parent or adult of a Connecticut History Day student, you will be able to watch your student become a historian and how they create their own project. Parents and adults are often called on for help: whether its with construction of a project, assisting with technology, proof-reading an annotated bibliography or writing for their project, or transporting them to conduct research or to a Contest.
Whatever the role, parents are an important part of the History Day experience.
What is it like to be a CHD Parent? Read our blog post from Lisel Moynihan, a long-time CHD Parent.