Welcome to the September 11 Oral History Project.  This site is a collaborative effort between a teacher and his 7-8th grade social studies students. The purpose of this project is to collect first-hand accounts from people and preserve them as a learning resource for future generations of students.
To learn more about the project go here: about

If you would like to share your experience please
go here: Participate

Recent Announcements

  • 9/08/13 The site has been updated with a "learn about 9/11" section that covers the events of that day and the aftermath.
    Posted Sep 8, 2013, 12:48 PM by Brian Schum
  • 9/17/11 Most of the student interview data has been added to the map. Many of the calls that participants contributed to the project have also been uploaded but it remains a ...
    Posted Sep 17, 2011, 6:36 PM by Brian Schum
  • 9/6/11 Students are continuing to conduct interviews. We have had a dozen people from Florida, New York, and Wisconsin call in so far and record their experiences. 
    Posted Sep 6, 2011, 6:20 PM by Brian Schum
  • 9/2/11 Students were given the assignment to begin conducting interviews and recording their responses for the first phase of the project.
    Posted Sep 5, 2011, 2:14 PM by Brian Schum
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