Beginning with its inception in April 1997, EDSITEment has received several hundred website nominations a year that members of the EDSITEment staff and the NEH Division of Education Programs screen for eligibility and winnow to a list comprising 75 to 100 of the most promising humanities sites.
Contribute to EDSITEment's reputation for excellence by nominating a website with superior humanities resources. It's easy! Simply follow the links, below.
Submit a humanities site to be considered for inclusion on EDSITEment that you think would benefit K-12 teachers and/or students. More...
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EDSITEment contains a variety of links to other websites and references to resources available through government, nonprofit, and commercial entities. External links to websites from the "EDSITEment" website and references to non-federal resources are provided solely for informational purposes and the convenience of the user. The National Endowment for the Humanities does not control, review, approve, or endorse these sites, nor does the Endowment control, review, approve, or endorse these resources.
Each year since 2003 the National Endowment for the Humanities has identified a theme important to the nation's heritage and selects books that embody that theme. This collection of theme-related books is the We the People Bookshelf. In addition to introducing young readers to good literature, the Bookshelf promotes understanding of abstract or general ideas through the power of particular stories.
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Use the "bookmark" or "favorites" feature of your browser to add interesting sites to a permanent address list inside your computer. Later, you can simply click on the name of a site in your list, and your computer will automatically take you to the correct URL.
NEH Connections offers a convenient path for discovering NEH-funded resources for teaching and learning both inside and outside the classroom. Please click on any header to start exploring the rich array of resources brought to you by the National Endowment for the Humanities!
Be a Reader! Explore Humanities, the bimonthly magazine of the National Endowment for the Humanities; sample award-winning NEH-supported books; catch up on K-12 reading from NEH's We the People Bookshelf.
Let your students fill the shoes of 14-year-old printer's apprentice Nat Wheeler... Immerse them in primary document exploration through online databases... Teach critical thinking skills, polish world language knowledge...
Teach the humanities through words, sounds, and images by going to an exhibition. The National Endowment for the Humanities funds both short- and long-term exhibitions nationwide, as well as abroad. Discover what's open in your area right now or visit a digital version anytime.
Each year the NEH’s Division of Education Programs offers teachers opportunities to study a variety of humanities topics during the summer. Teachers selected for the programs can receive stipends from $1200 to $4500 depending on program and duration.
Discover how NEH-funded documentary series, podcasts, radio shows, and classic films can enrich your students' knowledge and understanding of the humanities.