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Need-to-know: summer tech rundown

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Catching up on the news as you head back into the classroom? Here’s what you need to know about the biggest tech milestones from the…read more

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Back to school resources for every classroom

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It’s that time of year again and PBS NewsHour Extra has got you covered for great back to school lesson plans and resources for every…read more

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Social media and instant news in #Ferguson

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By Anna Christiansen Details surrounding the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, surfaced at light speed through social media. Citizen reporting through social…read more

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Character Day resources

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Thursday March 20, 2014 is official global Character Day. Use the resources below to help your students explore the idea of character and become inspired…read more

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Active learning resources

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Active learning is a great way to engage students and help them reach their fullest potential. Research supports the positive effects of physical activity on…read more

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