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Photo by Inga Seliverstova on provides easy access to the best free educational videos available on the Internet. More than 50,000 educational videos are sorted and ranked in a directory of over 5,000 categories and are made available without any registration or fees. There is a helpful age filter on the left side of the website.

This awesome site provides more than 2.5 million lessons and interactive educational activities incorporating videos in the classroom!


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Harness the curiosity and creativity of your middle and high school students with a supercharged social studies curriculum that gets beyond facts.

Big History Project is a free, online social studies course that emphasizes skill development as students draw mind-blowing connections between past, present, and future. What can you expect to see? Amazing gains in student writing and critical thinking.



Google Earth for Education While using simple search filters, find easy step-by-step guides and tutorials on Google geo tools, inspirational stories, plus lesson plans and much much more!

Watch videos and clips from the Discovery Channel on their website.

Watch thousands of free PBS videos from shows such as Nova, Nature and History Detectives

“635 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns, etc.” Films in the public domain.

The National Science Digital Library provides links to free online videos and other resources for teachers in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.

“Green.TV is a worldwide, multi-channel production and publishing platform for the environment, sustainability and clean-tech content – on mobile, online and on a connected TV.”  Videos are available on topics such as Climate Change, Technology, Energy and Nature. provides core academic videos, animations, and simulations on general education subjects to middle-school and high-school teachers and college professors, and their students, free of charge.

MIT OpenCourseWare’s “High School Highlights” features educational resources and video lectures from the MIT curriculum in math, science, engineering, social sciences and humanities that may be most beneficial to high school students.

The official site for TED Talks; browse the site for 2,500+ TED Talks…”Ideas Worth Spreading”

The mission of Khan Academy is to provide “free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.” The site features thousands of “micro-lectures” as well as interactive quizzes on topics in Math, Science, Economics, and Finance, as well as the Humanities.  See all of the Khan Academy Math lessons aligned with the Common Core here:

Over 150 free full-length Documentaries for free, promoted by Anton Pictures is a video sharing website similar to YouTube but containing over 400,000 educational videos.