National Postal Museum: Lesson Plans & Resources
Curriculum guides offer standards-based lesson plans and materials to aid in the exploration of museum themes and skills within the classrooms.
The Stamps Teach program of the American Philatelic Society provides information and resources to K through 12 educators in a wide variety of content areas. The goal of the Stamps Teach program is to develop and share standards-based learning activities that use philatelic artifacts as instructional tools.
USPS Education Kits & Resources
Archive of education kits from the USPS
Celebrate the Century: Search the Web for U.S. History of the 1960s
Students can research the stories behind the stamps issued by the U.S. Postal Service. These stamps commemorate the people, places, events, and trends of the 1960s. Explore Web sites include: Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon, Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech, introduction of the Ford Mustang, and Roger Maris's 61st home run. Also includes an Internet scavenger hunt.
Spellman Museum of Stamps & Postal History
The Spellman Museum engages diverse audiences of all ages in the opportunities to learn from stamps and postal history. It welcomes stamp collectors and philatelic students from around the world. Enjoy our website and plan a visit!