Around the Globe

Take a trip Around the Globe with PBS LearningMedia! Explore fact-sheets, videos, blogs, and news stories coming from all over the world — dive deeper into each collection to find even more resources that will help bring world culture to life in your classroom.



Around the Globe: Jordan

Introduction to Jordan fact-sheet

• Art and Culture

• Current Events

History of Petra


Around the Globe: The United Kingdom

Introduction to the UK fact-sheet

• Art and Culture

• The British Empire

Historic Wars between the US and UK


Around the Globe: Japan

Introduction to Japan fact-sheet

• Michelle Obama visits First Lady of Japan, Akie Abe

• Arts and Culture

Learn Japanese


Around the Globe: Cambodia

Introduction to Cambodia fact-sheet

• Current events in Cambodia

• Arts and Culture

Teaching Cambodian history


Around the Globe: China

Introduction to China fact-sheet

• "A Trip to China" blog

• Chinese-American Diplomacy

Current events in China


Around the Globe: France

Introduction to France fact-sheet

• "Timeline of French History" blog

• French Government and Politics

Young People in France