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Watch Ken Burns's films in the classroom and check out PBS web site for lessons plans developed for grades 7-12. This is a wonderful resource for history class.

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The Roosevelts: An Intimate History. (Teddy, Eleanor and Franklin). I am really looking forward to this documentary. Fall 2014.

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The Civil War by Ken Burns. I would say this was probably my fav class I took in college (online). Tremendous documentary but then again all of his stuff is great!

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Ken Burns to Evangelical Voters: 'What Part of Donald Trump Reminds You of Jesus Christ?'

Ken Burns to Evangelical Voters: 'What Part of Donald Trump Reminds You of Jesus Christ?' " He lusts after his own daughter on national…

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What makes a great story? For legendary filmmaker Ken Burns, the answer is both complicated and personal. In this short documentary about the craft of storytelling, he explains his lifelong mission to wake the dead. Recently featured on The Atlantic. (http://www.theatlantic.com/video/archive/2012/05/ken-burns-on-story/257165/) Directed by Tom Mason and Sarah Klein Music by Ryan Sayward Whittier Animation by Elliot Cowan Transcript for Closed Captioning Ken Burns On Story ...

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Ken Burns: As the preeminent documentary historian of this age he knows the lessons of history. He is worth listening to.

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Very slow but really lovely, Ashokan Farewell, by Jay Ungar. Its familiar if you've seen the Ken Burns' Civil War documentary. It just seems to sum up all the sadness of it.

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