Resources for all K-12 Educators

The K-12 Education Office's mission is to "promote the founding of classical schools... so that American students may be educated in the liberal arts and sciences and receive instruction in the principles of moral character and civic virtue." In furtherance of this mission, resources are widely available to all K-12 educators. See below for a list of resources available for free to all. 

See the resources available exclusively to Hillsdale Member Schools here.

The K-12 History & Civics Curriculum

The Hillsdale K-12 History & Civics Curriculum is a free comprehensive K-12 American history and civics curriculum.

Literacy Essentials

Literacy Essentials is an Orton-based K-3 literacy curriculum published by Hillsdale College.

Tried & True Book

Tried & True: A Primer on Sound Pedagogy, a book by Dr. Dan Coupland provides practical pedagogical advice to all teachers in a concise format.

Center for Teacher Excellence

The Hoogland Center for Teacher Excellence brings free conferences on K-12 education to cities across the country, open to all teachers.

The Classical Classroom

The Classical Classroom is the K-12 Education Office's blog, where staff, professors, and teachers from across the network write about classical education.


Classical Education Podcast

Hosted by Scot Bertram, the Classical Education Podcast explores all things classical—from curriculum to the inside of a classroom.

Online Courses

Hillsdale College's online courses are beautifully produced free courses on topics ranging from economics and history to literature and classical education.

Masters in Classical Education

Hillsdale's Graduate School of Classical Education seeks to prepare students for careers in classical education—whether in leadership, teaching, or administration.

Jobs in Hillsdale Member Schools

Looking to work in classical education? Our schools are hiring—check out jobs in leadership, teaching, and administration.

Classical School Job Fair

Every February, Hillsdale College hosts the Classical School Job Fair, where classical schools from across the country have the opportunity to speak with, interview, and hire Hillsdale College students.

Salvatori Prize

The Salvatori Prize for Excellence in Teaching recognizes one excellent school per year with a $25,000 prize.