Empowering Educators: Free Educational Resources

for Middle and High School Teachers

October 15, 2023

Are you a middle or high school teacher looking to ignite passion in your students with fresh and innovative teaching resources?

As educators, we understand that finding engaging and high-quality materials can be a real challenge. Searching for adequate resources can be time-consuming, costly, and downright frustrating.

We’re here to help!

At Stossel in the Classroom, we offer a comprehensive collection of free educational resources for middle or high school teachers like you.

Our mission is to provide engaging lesson plans and thought-provoking videos that can help you teach critical thinking, media literacy, economics, civics, and more.

Use our site to transform your classroom into a hub of knowledge and excitement!

Let’s dive in and see what this is all about.

What We Offer                          

We are dedicated to providing teachers and students with balanced and objective lesson plans and discussion guides on current issues and topics.

Our website features a variety of free educational resources that you can use in your classroom or online learning environment.

These include:

Video Library

This collection of over 300 videos (featuring award-winning journalist John Stossel and other partner organizations) includes various topics related to economics, politics, society, and more. They are informative, entertaining, and provocative.

Teacher’s Guides

These ready-made lesson plans accompany many of our videos and cover various subjects and themes. They include standards-aligned activities, worksheets, quizzes, answer keys, and more.


Our quizzes, available in PDF, Google Forms, and Kahoot!, test your students’ knowledge and comprehension of the videos. You can assign them to your students online or print them out.

Both Sides of the Issue

These are video pairings that present opposing views on a variety of topics. They are designed to spark debate and discussion among your students and help them develop critical thinking skills.

Additional Resources

This list of additional websites provides even more resources to supplement your teaching. But more than enhancing the classroom, you’ll also find information on pursuing further education.

How You Can Benefit                     

By using our free educational resources, you can:

Save time and money.

You don’t have to spend hours searching for reliable and relevant resources or pay for expensive subscriptions or licenses. You can access all our content for free on our website.

Enhance your curriculum.

Enrich your existing curriculum with our videos or customize the lesson plans and quizzes to fit your needs and preferences.

Engage your students.

Capture your students’ attention and interest with short videos that challenge them to think critically, creatively, and independently.

Empower your teaching.

Incorporating our current, accurate, balanced content into your lesson plans can also help improve your overall teaching skills.

How You Can Get Started             

Getting started with our free educational resources is simple and easy.

All you have to do is:

We also welcome suggestions on topics and feedback on improving our website and content.

Please feel free to contact us anytime.

We look forward to empowering your teaching journey.