This Day in History

Teddy Roosevelt and The Rough Riders stormed San Juan Hill on July 1, 1898. Learn more about why the United States Army was in Cuba.

Evolution of Music Online

Find out how technology has transformed the music business over the past two decades.

Civil Rights Act

 Read and reflect on the historic Civil Rights Act of 1964 which was signed on this day in 1964 by President Johnson.

The Great Debates

Ready to host your own classroom debate? Use this activity to help your students exercise their persuasive skills and explore timely current events.

PBS World Explorers

Learn more about the Spanish missionary who helped establish some of the first colonies on the west coast of the United States.

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