Benjamin Banneker (November 9, 1731 – October 9, 1806) was a free African American almanac author, surveyor, naturalist, and farmer.Born in Baltimore County, Maryland, to a free African American woman and a former slave, Banneker had little formal education and was largely self-taught.
REAL WORLD ORDER WHO RULES THE WORLD ? “NOT ALL CONSPIRACIES ARE THEORIES” There is a plan for the world – a New World Order – devised by a British/American/European financial elite of immense wealth and …
Lashkar-e Taiba (LeT), variously translated from Urdu as Army of the Pure, Army of the Righteous, or Army of the Good, is technically the name of the armed wing of the radical Pakistani Islamist charitable group Jamaat-ud-Dawa …
For Texans, the 20th century did not begin on January 1, 1901, as it did for everyone else. It began nine days later, on Jan. 10, when, spurting drilling pipe, mud, gas and oil, the Lucas No. 1 well blew in at Spindletop near Beaumont.
Celebrate Winter! As the winter solstice approaches, it might help your students to know that the darkest days are nearly behind them. With these resources provided by Education World, students can explore a variety of Web sites that provide information about the Winter Solstice.
Local education group to shut down, citing cash flow problems. Posted April 28, 2016 Updated May 4, 2016
Online Resources: Specialized Encyclopedias and Reference Portals Good news for teachers, students, and parents: Good, free reference material is available on the Internet. In this article, Education World offers links to more than two dozen specialized online encyclopedias and referen
Statistics about the Vietnam War “No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now.
Jose Canseco baseball stats with batting stats, pitching stats and fielding stats, along with uniform numbers, salaries, quotes, career stats and biographical data presented by Baseball Almanac.
SpaceRef is a space news and reference site. This includes space exploration and missions, a space calendar of events, interactive space news and a …