The following websites have been approved for use in the classroom by EDSITEment. Browse websites by subject area.
For many years, most of the best writers of the English language found their way to Don Swaim's CBS Radio studio in New York. The one-on-one interviews typically lasted 30 to 45 minutes and then had to be edited down to a two-minute radio show. Listen to the voices of many of the greatest writers of the twentieth century.
The site provides accurate information about the history of the Salem witch trials using primary documents almost exclusively. These texts include complete court documents, profiles of those involved, rare books and treatises about witchcraft and the Salem trials, and original maps.
Research projects on the role women have played in the struggle for social justice.
Reflects emphasis on comparative issues, a focus on contacts among different societies, and an attentiveness to global forces. (Center for History & New Media, George Mason University)
A photographic exhibition of notable American women of the 20th century; from the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery.