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Student Reporting Labs connect students to local PBS stations and news professionals in their community to produce original, student-generated video news reports. Check out our full curriculum and find out how you can become a Lab! Learn more on the SRL


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Browse high-quality, free lesson plans and teaching tools that make it easy to bring current events and issues into the classroom. Lesson plans are aligned to National and Common Core Standards.

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Student Voices

Original student-produced content including text, audio and video essays that allow young people to speak out on issues important to them.

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“Our education is our power” – an Afghan girl on going to school

No matter how many books or schools they destroy, the truth is that these people are afraid of educated girls.

Arifa, Afghanistan

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Do Now is a monthly collaboration between PBS NewsHour Extra and KQED in San Francisco to help students engage with and respond to current issues using social media tools.

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