The Virginia Department of Education is pleased to provide you with a Resource Catalog CD-ROM in Word and PDF format for teachers of United States History to 1877, United States History: 1877 to the Present, and Civics and Economics. This resource catalog contains copies of Virginia Department of Education documents pertinent to the targeted History and Social Science Standards of Learning. The Resource Catalog CD-ROM is intended to assist teachers in developing their lessons by providing key documents and informational memorandums. Those documents are listed under two topics: Planning and Teaching Documents and Background Information Documents for each course named below. Use the following links to find the documents for each of the three courses.