Colonial Williamsburg brings past to present with an online resource that sends students on electronic field trips through history. Student participants can research past atrocities of the slave trade, follow British spies through the American revolution, or choose from any number of colonial-style themes that pique their interest. Each field trip consists of teacher development materials, a corresponding television broadcast sponsored by PBS, and internet-based activities designed to answer questions and engage students. Participants are even given the option to interact with historians and staff members by way of phone and electronic message boards. There are seven different trips scheduled

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