Social Studies

Current Events Websites and Resources

  • Explore and Create Timelines
    Explore and create free timelines online. Categories of available timelines include arts & entertainment, biography, history, organizations, science & technology, and more.
  • Radio-Locator
    Locate music or newscasts from radio stations in the language, country, or part of the USA of your choice. Find support for studying current events (compare news from differing countries or regions), English Language Learners, or foreign languages.
  • C-SPAN Classroom
    Free resources for teaching government and civics.
  • Current Events - Newseum
  • Today's Front Pages - Newseum 
    825 online newspaper front pages from 71 countries
  • Newsmap
    Current events sorted and displayed by color