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/american-experience">American Experience</a>

American Experience

As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, PBS's American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its twentieth season, the series has produced over 200 programs and garnered every major broadcast award.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/american-experience-freedom-summer">American Experience: Freedom Summer</a>

American Experience: Freedom Summer

In the summer of 1964, student volunteers from around the country joined organizers and local African Americans in a historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most segregated states. The website features historical background essays, bonus video of interviews with participants and original art work.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/american-icons-radio-series-studio-360-kurt-andersen">American Icons: A Radio Series from Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen</a>

American Icons: A Radio Series from Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen

The NPR radio series focuses on fundamental works in American cultural history featuring one-hour podcasts that span our history: Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, Herman Melville's Moby Dick, the song "Dixie," Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Edith Wharton's novel The House of Mirth, F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby, I Love Lucy, Elvis, and The Autobiography of Malcolm X.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/american-journeys">American Journeys</a>

American Journeys

Digitized texts, primary sources, and images charting eyewitness experiences and accounts of exploration in North America, from the Vikings to the pioneers.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/american-masters">American Masters</a>

American Masters

An ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of America’s most outstanding cultural artists.

Art & Culture

American Memory Project (Library of Congress)

Archival resources for exploring many aspects of American history and culture.