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Education Sites

PBS Teacher's Source: The Premiere PBS web site for educators.

Teacher's Desk: A very good web site for teachers of history including topics like the Great Depression and both World Wars.

American Educational Research Association: A web site that is very valuable for research into any educational topic.

Classroom Connect: A very helpful web site that includes appropriate lesson plans on all topics of American history for grades K-12.

The Education Place: A history archive with select history topics chosen each month.

PBS "Presidents": A web site accompanying the PBS special on each American President. The site includes snap shots, information on the era, domestic policy, foreign policy and materials on presidential politics.

PBS "The People's Century": A web site accompanying the PBS special on the stories of the century including a timeline, thematic overview and a teacher's guide.