The following websites have been approved for use in the classroom by EDSITEment. Browse websites by subject area.
Online exhibits about the experiences of women in the American west.
Digitized texts and objects related to women working between 1800 and 1930, with a teacher resource page that provides five themed exhibits for incorporation in a lesson.
Women, War & Peace is a five-part PBS television series challenging the conventional wisdom that war and peace are men’s domain. The vast majority of today’s conflicts are not fought by nation states and their armies, but rather by informal entities: gangs and warlords using small arms and improvised weapons. The series reveals how the post-Cold War proliferation of small arms has changed the landscape of war, with women becoming primary targets and suffering unprecedented casualties.
From the Central Intelligence Agency, this site provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
World History for Us All is a powerful, innovative model curriculum for teaching world history in middle and high schools.
A resource center designed to help high school and college world history teachers and their students locate, analyze, and learn from online primary sources and to further their understanding of the complex nature of world history, especially the issues of cultural contact and globalization. From the Center for History & New Media at George Mason University.