Back to School at FamilyEducation.com
Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela: A Look Back at a Remarkable Life

Read about the former president of South Africa

Revisiting September 11 Ten Years Later

Global War on Terrorism

Osama bin Laden

Biographies of Terrorists and Terrorist Organizations

The Events of September 11, 2001

  • Sept. 11, 2001: Timeline of Terrorism
    8:45 a.m.: American Airlines Flight 11, Boston to Los Angeles with 92 people onboard, crashes into the north tower of the World Trade Center in New York City

Terrorism Around the World

Places

Poll

Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

Did you know?
Only four athletes have won medals in both the Winter and Summer Olympics:

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Twitter icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks

highlights

Printable Fall Fun To-Do List
Celebrate the cooler weather with this printable checklist of fun fall activities for your whole family.

Kindergarten Readiness App Wins Gold
Our Kindergarten Readiness app won the Gold Award of Excellence in the educational category at the 2014 Communicator Awards. This valuable checklist comes with games and activities to help your child practice the essential skills she needs for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

Top 10 Care Package Items for College Students
Show your college student that you love and miss her by mailing a care package full of dorm room essentials and comforting treats. Whether it's her birthday, exam time, or just because, get care package ideas to brighten her day.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!