Native American PBSLM

November is National American Indian Heritage Month and there are many ways to use this learning opportunity. Find resources below from PBS LearningMedia that spans from history and artifacts to...

PBS NewsHour

The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. The PBS NewsHour Extra website is...

Freedom Summer volunteer in 1964

In the summer of 1964, hundreds of predominantly white college students answered the call from civil rights leaders to volunteer for the Freedom Summer Project. They participated in voter...

PBS LearningMedia Stacked

Iowa Public Television is contributing to PBS LearningMedia to bring you engaging, free resources. Check back to find the latest and greatest we have to offer. Grade Level Collection Description...

Role of Government in Agriculture

From pork bellies to cow's milk, biofuels to king corn, billions of dollars move through the United States' agricultural marketplace each year. In each step from the farm to the market, there is a...

Alexander Clark

In the 1860s, shortly after the Civil War, a teenager from Muscatine, Iowa, tried to enroll in the local high school. She was denied admission because she was black. Her father sued and won. When the...

Caucus Iowa: Journey to the Presidency

A new PBS LearningMedia collection from Iowa Public Television’s recent Caucus Iowa: Journey to the Presidency documentary explores how Iowa became the political epicenter and first major electoral...

Orphan Train Riders

Between 1854 and 1929, nearly a quarter of a million children from the East Coast of the United States were resettled under what came to be known as the Orphan Train Movement. The goal of the...

Mission US

Iowa Public Television and THIRTEEN announce the launch of “A Cheyenne Odyssey,” the third interactive game in the Mission US series of captivating, digital role-playing games created to engage...

Building the Dome of the Iowa Capitol, 1880

Discover hundreds of articles, photos, and videos of Iowa's past and present with IPTV's Iowa Pathways website. Iowa Pathways is an online learning environment that challenges students to create...