GeneralTop of page

Alberta Geological Survey
Alberta Online Encyclopedia 
Archaeology for the Public: Resources for Educators 
Atlas of Canada 
Be the Change 
Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys
Canada: A Country by Consent
Canada's History
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives 
Canadian Council for Geographic Education 
Canadian Geographic Learning Centre
Census at School Canada 
Center for Middle Eastern Studies: Lesson Plans
Centre for Social Justice
CIA World Fact Book 
A Class Divided 
Culture Crossing 
CyArk 
Dictionary of Canadianisms on Historical Principles 
Digital Public Library of America 
Doctors without Borders 
Educational Resources in Social Studies
Europa: Teachers' Corner 
Fur Trade Stories
The Great Divide: Global Income Inequality and Its Cost 
Homeless Hub: Homelessness Curriculum 
International Human Development Indicators 
Knotted Line 
Library and Archives Canada
Learn about Nuclear Weapons 
National Geographic Channel 
OSTFF Socially-Based Curriculum Units
Our World in Data
The Poverty Line 
Products of Slavery 
Saskatchewan Council for International Cooperation: Education Resources 
Social Progress Imperative 
Speak Truth to Power
Teaching Economics as if People Mattered 
ThreeSource
Videa
ViewChange 
When Disaster Strikes 
World Food Clock
World Happiness Report 

Current Events
AllTop 
Daily What News 
DogoNews 
Newsela 
Newseum: Today's Front Pages
Newspaper Map 
Newsy 
PBS NewsHour Extra 
Reporters without Borders 
Teaching Kids News 
Undertold Stories Project
Vox 

First Nations, Inuit, and Metis
Canada's First Peoples 
The Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations
Four Directions Teachings

Guide to Treaty Six
Guide to Treaty Seven
Guide to Treaty Eight
Guide to Treaty Ten
Louis Riel Day
On the Path of the Elders
We Are All Treaty People 
Where are the Children? Healing the Legacy of the Residential Schools

For more resources about FNMI, please see our First Nations, Metis and Inuit page 

Human Rights
Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre 
Amnesty International 
Canadian Civil Liberties Association 
Canadian Human Rights Commission
Charter of Rights and Freedoms 
Edwards v. A.G. of Canada
The Famous 5 
Free the Children: Teacher Resources 
Human Rights Campaign 
Human Rights Watch 
Magna Carta 
Southern Poverty Law Center 
United Nations: Universal Declaration of Human Rights 

Legislation
For information about Canadian Legislation and International Law, please see our legislation page

Refugees & Immigrants
Canadian Council for Refugees 
European Council on Refugees and Exiles
Forced Migration
The Global Flow of People 
Immigrant Heritage Month
An Interactive Guide to Life in Zaatari Refugee Camp 
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre
New Moves: An Orientation Video for Newcomer Students 
Portraits of Refugees with Their Most Valued Possessions
Refugee Project 
Refugees International
Settlement.org 
UN Refugee Agency 
UN Refugee Agency: Canada

Voting & Elections
Aboriginals and the Vote
Elections Alberta
Elections Alberta: Statistics
Elections Canada
Fair Vote Canada
The Famous 5 Women
Historica: Why Vote?
History of Federal Ridings Since 1867
A History of the Vote in Canada
Nellie McClung Foundation: The Famous Five
Persons with Disabilities and Canada's Electoral System
Student Vote
Voting from Abroad
Voting Rights in Canada
Women in the Senate: The "Persons" Case

History Top of page

General
40 Maps that Explain the Roman Empire 
American Memory Project 
Ancient Civilizations
Ancient Mesopotamia 
BBC: Primary History 
BBC: History of the World 
Big History Project 
British Library: Timelines
British Pathé 
CBC Archives
Center for History and New Media 
Collapse: Why Do Civilizations Fall 
Cuban Missle Crisis 
Explore Byzantium 
Exploring Leonardo 
Facing History and Ourselves 
Gutenberg Bible 
Halifax Explosion 
History Alberta 
Historica-Dominion Institute 
Internet Medieval Sourcebook 
Learning History 
Medici Archive 
Monastic Matrix 
National Historic Sites  
Nelson Mandela Centre for Memory 
ORBIS: Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World 
Our Future Our Past 
Our Roots: Canadian Local Histories Online 
Peel's Prairie Provinces 
Periodical Atlas of Europe 
Primary Resources
Provincial Archives of Alberta 
Reading Like a Historian
Renaissance Connection 
Spirit of Alberta 
Teaching History 
Teaching History with 100 Objects 
THEN: The History Education Network 
Timeline: The History of Human-Powered Flight 
University of Wisconsin Digital Collections 
The Victorians: Learn to Work Like a Historian 
Vikings: The North Atlantic Saga 
Women in World History Curriculum 
World History Teachers Blog

Museums
Asian Art Museum: Education 
Australian Museum 
British Museum 
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Canadian War Museum 
Glenbow Museum: Online Exhibitions
Imperial War Museum 
Museum of Tolerance 
Newseum 
Reynolds Alberta Museum 
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
Virtual Museum of Canada

Wars
20th Century Genocide
British Library: World War One
Europeana 1914 - 1918 
Illustrated First World War
Interactive WWI Timeline 
Library and Archives Canada: Military Heritage
Manitoba Education: Holocaust Education
PBS Thematic Teaching: Studying Genocide
PBS: War of 1812 Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Science and Technology of World War II 
Spartacus Education: Encyclopedia of World War I
Spartacus Education: Encyclopedia of World War II
Veteran Affairs Canada: History
Veteran Affairs Canada: Teacher Resources
War of 1812: Teachers' Corner 
Women Come to the Front 

Journals Top of page

Please note, that peer-reviewed journals are marked with a graduation cap. 
Advances in Historical Studies 
Asian Culture and History  
Bulletin of the History of Archaeology 
Canadian Historical Review   
Canadian Immigrant Magazine 
Canadian Public Policy  
Culture and Local Governance  
Cross-Currents: East Asian History and Culture Review 
Decolonization: Indigeneity, Education & Society  
The English Languages: History, Diaspora, Culture  
Essex Human Rights Review 
Genocide Studies and Prevention    
Globality Studies Journal 
Harvard Human Rights Journal 
History of Women in the Americas 
Inroads Journal 
International Journal of Conflict and Violence 

International Journal of Social Science Studies 
Journal of Conflict Transformation & Security 
Journal of International Human Rights
Middle Ground Journal 
New Historian 
Open Journal of Political Science 
Public History Review 
Social Studies Research and Practice 
Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Teaching 
Studies in Social Justice  
World History Connected: The e-Journal of Teaching and Learning 

For StudentsTop of page


Anatomy of a Refugee Camp 
Awesome Stories 
BBC History for Kids
Beyond the Fire 
Cool Canada
iEarn
Global Closet Calculator 
Google's Cultural Institute 
Google's World Wonders 
Heroes of Yore and Lore: Canadian Heroes in Fact and Fiction 
Hold Ye Front Page 
How Many Slaves Work for You? 
History
IndyKids
Lore of the Land (Australia)
Odyssey Online 
Refugee Camp in your World
Sayansi: Land of Science 
Understanding Prejudice
Virtual Library: History 
Youth for Human Rights

Professional Development Top of page

Alberta Social Studies Council
Canadian Centres for Teaching Peace
International Society for Social Studies
Teachers Institute on Canadian Parliamentary Democracy


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