35+ Best Websites for Free Educational Videos

What are the best websites to watch educational videos? Here are over 35 websites to watch thousands of educational videos covering business, science, health, technology, math, social studies, arts and more. Please bookmark this page or share it if you find this article useful.

1. 5min

Offers short, practical how to videos, instructional videos and DIY solutions.

2. Academic Earth

A large collection of educational video lectures from the world’s top scholars.

3. Big Think

Blogs, articles and videos from the world’s top thinkers and leaders.

4. BrainPOP

Animated science, health, technology, math, social studies, arts & music videos. Subscription required.

5. Brightstorm

Offers thousands of free math and science videos.

6. Charlie Rose

Features interviews with America’s best thinkers, writers, politicians, entertainers, business leaders, scientists and more.

7. Cosmeo

30,000 video segments from Discovery Education. Subscription required.

8. CosmoLearning

Provides video lectures, courses, documentaries, books, quizzes, lecture notes and much more.

9. Edublogs.tv

Aggregator and host of thousands of educational videos covering numerous subjects.

10. Fora

Educational videos drawn from live events, lectures, interviews, and debates going on all the time at top universities.

11. Futures Channel

Deliver hands-On, real world math and science educational videos for the classrooms.

12. Howcast

Professional and user-generated how-to educational videos.

13. How Stuff Works

Offers thousands of educational videos covering auto, computer, electronics, science and more.

14. Internet Archive

A wide range of collections of free historical and educational videos, including many academic ones.

15. iTunes U

Free lectures, language lessons, educational videos, audiobooks, and more accessible via Apple iTunes.


Providing free world-class educational videos to anyone anywhere.

17. Learner.org

Professionally developed educational video programs with print materials for K-12 classrooms.

18. Math TV

Educational video lessons in math. Covers basic math through calculus.

19. MIT Open CourseWare

The most popular open course program across the world. Some courses offers videos along with printable materials.

20. MIT’s Video Gateway

Video at MIT: the gateway to online educational video collections.

21. MIT World

Features videos of the most recent speakers and guests from across the campus and around the world.

22. NeoK12

Educational videos, lessons and games for K-12 School Kids.

23. ResearchChannel

Provides more than 3,500 educational videos from distinguished researchers and scholars.

24. PBS

Free educational videos from your favorite PBS programs, including NOVA and Frontline.

25. ScholarSpot

Aggregator of free educational videos covering politics, self growth, science, technology and more.

26. SchoolTube

A very popular website for teachers and students to share educational videos online.

27. SnagFilms

Watch full-length documentary films for free.

28. TeacherTube

A popular online aggregator of educational videos.

29. teacherfind

Offers more than 3500 educational videos with a friendly interface.

30. teachersmedia

Offers a free library of over 3500 high-quality videos to help you and your team develop your professional skills

31. The NYTimes Video Library

Includes news, opinions, investigative reporting, national and international coverage.

32. TED

Fascinating presentations by the world’s leading thinkers and entrepreneurs.

33. Videojug

Offers more than 60,000 free, professionally-produced ‘how to’ videos and guides.

34. WatchKnow

Comprehensive online directory of educational videos aggregated from across the Web.

35. WonderHowTo

Search, Browse and Discover the best how to videos across the web.

36. Open Yale Courses

Provides free and open access to a selection of introductory courses at Yale University.

37. YouTube EDU

The education channel of the most popular video website Youtube, offers thousands of educational videos from hundreds of universities.

38. Cousera

Higher education that overcomes the boundaries of geography, time and money!

39. Top Documentary Films

Watch free, streaming, online documentary films and movies. Collection of stunning, eyeopening, interesting, controversial, full-length documentaries.

21 thoughts on “35+ Best Websites for Free Educational Videos

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  2. Jake

    Great List! Id like to also like to recommend if I may, it-films.com to the list. Its an educational documentary film website and I feel its up to par.

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