Schools History Project on

Diary Date

SHP Secondary Conference Summer 2016

will be held on
8-10 July 2016
Leeds Trinity University,
Horsforth, Leeds


Welcome to the SHP Website

New to History Teaching?

Guidance, encouragement and support for those new to history teaching, in an occasional series of 'Letters to a New History Teacher' by Esther Arnott. Enjoy reading …

Letters to a New History Teacher: No. 14

Letters to a New History Teacher: Xmas Special

Letters to a New History Teacher: No. 12

Read more …

Continuing our 40-year tradition of supporting teachers and working to improve history teaching, we hope this website provokes thought, inspiration and enthusiasm for the teaching of history.

Michael Riley, SHP Director.

SHP Regional Advisers – Vacancies

Are you looking for a new challenge? Would you like to contribute to SHP's work in your region and at a national level?

SHP is looking for four new Regional Advisers for the North West, the North East, Yorkshire/Humberside and the West Midlands.

Click here for details.

OCR B (SHP) Specification & SAMS

The following material is available:

• Draft OCR B (SHP) specification
• Teaching Guide

You can find it on the OCR site HERE …

New to SHP?

For an introduction to our principles, conferences and background see HERE…

For a wider range of teaching ideas …

… discussion, guidance and resources HERE…

For the latest additions to the site …

… visit the News Hub, where you catch up with the latest resources, CPD, guidance and discussions HERE…