This Day in History

The Chinese Exclusion Act was approved on this day in 1882. Find out what this document means to modern-day Chinese Americans.

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teaching is one of the world's most important professions! Thank you for inspiring our nations' students to reach for the stars.

Civil Rights

How far has the country come since the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960's? Compare the past with present day events using content from this new collection.

Daily News Story

While visiting refugee camps on the Greek Island of Lesbos, Pope Francis announced that three
Syrian families would return with him to Rome for resettlement. Learn more about the refugee experience.

Election Central

Get your students engaged in the political process with timely content, virtual field trips, and special promotions from PBS! Explore Election Central here.

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