The following websites have been approved for use in the classroom by EDSITEment. Browse websites by subject area.

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History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/created-equal-four-films-history-civil-rights-movement">&quot;Created Equal&quot;: Four films on the history of the civil rights movement</a>

"Created Equal": Four films on the history of the civil rights movement

This NEH initiative brings five outstanding films on the long civil rights movement to communities across the United States. As part of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)’s Bridging Cultures initiative, Created Equal has encouraged communities across the country to revisit the history of civil rights in America.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/last-days-vietnam">&quot;Last Days in Vietnam&quot;</a>

"Last Days in Vietnam"

From American Experience, a film about the desperate attempt by heroic Americans to save as many people as possible at the 11th hour. Also on iTunes.

Literature & Language Arts
<a href="/websites/shakespeare-uncovered">&quot;Shakespeare Uncovered&quot;</a>

"Shakespeare Uncovered"

WNET’s Shakespeare Uncovered series tells the story behind the stories of Shakespeare’s greatest plays. Six episodes combine history, biography, performance and analysis and personal passion of each host as they conduct interviews with actors, scholars and directors from key locations and include video of performances.

Art & Culture

1968 Exhibit

The Minnesota Historical Society, in partnership with the Atlanta History Center, the Chicago History Museum and the Oakland Museum of California, curated a major exhibit documenting this pivotal year. The year saw the peak of the Vietnam War, the assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert Kennedy, riots at the Democratic National Convention, assertions of Black Power at the Olympic Games and feminist demonstrations at the Miss America pageant.

Art & Culture

A Collector's Vision of Puerto Rico

An online exhibit celebrating the art and culture of a diverse society.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/head-start-picturing-america">A Head Start on Picturing America</a>

A Head Start on Picturing America

Developed in partnership with NEH to assist Head Start staff and parents share the world of art with children. Picturing America offers opportunities to address children’s school readiness, family literacy and parent involvement goals. The website includes a downloadable resource guide, creative activities, and a video of one Head Start program’s experience hosting an event designed to explore art and history in a fun, family-oriented way.