This lesson plan from POV explores the difficulty of low-wage earners getting ahead economically.
Guide to an exhibition at The Rosenbach Museum on Maurice Sendak. Includes video interviews with the author, an extensive collection of illustrations, and insight into the mysterious themes that are woven into Sendak's works. courtesy of netTrekker
Let Your Motto Be Resistance This Smithsonian site, focusing on the inaugural exhibit of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, takes its title from an 1843 speech by abolitionist Henry Highland Garnet. It uses portraits from the National Portrait Gallery, accompanying each
By examining pay tables, housing benefits, and other benefits of being in the military, students can look at the incentives the military offers despite the fact the monthly pay for a private is so lowStudents look at how military strength has changed since the end of the draft. .
Turtles in the Med This animated segment explains the different facets of a sea turtle's life, offering descriptions of their habitats, mating, and ecological concerns. Learn what is being done in the Mediterranean and what steps you can take to help preserve these creatures. National Marine Aquarium