Other Media Sources for Ideas and Resources
CBC4Kids is the site for children's programming by the Canadian Broadcast Network.
WNET, a public television channel in New York, is offering "Nature", lessons from Wynton Marsalis, and a teacher training institute in integrating TV with new technologies.
Most newspapers, such as The New York Times, are now online. Search your local newspapers for tie ins to current class topics, everything from math (what does 3 for $5 really mean) to land use to weather across the globe.
The Education Development Center supports and documents a wide range of education projects and research studies.
The Newseum shows the current front pages from over 500 newspapers in the U.S. and around the world.
Reddit, the discussion website, has very active "subreddits" (discussion areas) related to Education.
In addition to the main r/Education, you will find subreddits on everything from Teaching & Teaching resources to specific subject areas under the The Reddit Education Network heading in the right hand column.